2 teens injured in West Philadelphia shooting; suspect sought

Police are investigating after they say two teenagers were injured in a West Philadelphia shooting.

The incident occurred on the 6000 block of Delancey Street around midnight Tuesday.

Officials say a 17-year-old boy was shot once in the back and a 19-year-old was shot in the arm and buttocks. Both are listed in stable condition.

Police say a suspect fled the scene in a light colored sedan.

No arrests have been made at this time. This is an ongoing investigation.

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