Man critical after suffering 6 gunshot wounds, broken leg in North Philly shooting

The North Philadelphia shooting left a 42-year-old man in critical condition.

Police are investigating after a man was critically wounded in a North Philadelphia shooting overnight.

The incident occurred around 3:30 a.m. at the intersection of West Clearfield and North 22nd streets.

Police said a 42-year-old man suffered six gunshot wounds across his back, stomach and buttocks. He also suffered a broken leg. He was transported to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

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

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