WEST PHILADELPHIA - Three men are in critical condition after a shooting in West Philadelphia, according to officials.
Police responded to a triple shooting call Sunday, about 2:20 p.m., on the 5200 block of Kershaw Street.
Three men critical after shooting in West Philadelphia.
When police arrived, they discovered three different men suffering from gunshot wounds.
“I came to my house and this is what I came to,” stated Keith.
Keith’s home is on the 5200 block of Kershaw Street in West Philadelphia, the scene of a Sunday afternoon shooting. He was washing away blood on the sidewalk in front of his home.
Police say three men in their 20’s were shot Sunday afternoon. All of the victims sitting in a Chevrolet when gunfire rang out.
“10 shots, that’s it,” Keith said.
It’s what residents say they heard. When the shooting was done, police say a 21-year-old man took a bullet to the chin.
A 28-year-old man was shot in the lower back and police say another 28-year-old man was shot in the leg. Investigators say all three men were scooped up by police and rushed to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where they were placed in critical condition.
“I just moved on the block. I’ve been here for a year, so for a year, this is what it is,” Keith added.
Detectives were searching multiple scenes for clues and surveillance video that can help them identify a suspect.