Man, 29, critically injured in West Philadelphia shooting, police say

A 29-year-old man is in critical condition after a West Philadelphia shooting.

Officials said the shooting happened Sunday afternoon, just after 1:30, at the intersection of 52nd and Arch streets.

The man was taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center in a private vehicle, where he was treated for a gunshot wound and placed in critical condition.


Police say an investigation into the shooting is underway, though no weapon has been recovered.


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