Man critical after shooting in Southwest Philadelphia

Police are investigating after a shooting in Southwest Philadelphia left one man in critical condition.

Officers responded to the 1900 block of South 61st Street, where a 22-year-old was shot in the chest.

The victim was transpored to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he is listed in critical condition.

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

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