Police search for suspects in Kingsessing quadruple shooting

- On Friday night, police responded to a call for a shooting at 55th Street and Springfield Avenue. 

Officers found two males suffering from gunshot wounds in front of Wanda's Bar. Both victims were taken to Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center. 

One of the victims was shot in his head and chest, and placed in critical condition. The other victim was shot in his back and is in serious condition. 

According to police, a third victim arrived at the same hospital in a private car with a gunshot wound to the left arm and foot. The victim was placed in stable condition.

Police say a fourth victim then showed up to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in another private car and was treated and released for a gunshot wound to his left foot. 

The first three victims were all sedated and could not provide any information, according to police. The fourth victim was the only male able to be interviewed. 

According to the fourth victim, identified as an 18-year-old male, he was standing outside Wanda's with friends when he heard gun shots. He took off running and felt a shot to his foot. Then, he stopped an unknown person who drove him to the hospital. 

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