1 Critical, 1 Stable After 2 Separate Overnight Shootings In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating two separate shootings that occurred early Saturday morning in Philadelphia.

The first incident occurred around 12:30 a.m. on the 4100 block of North 7th Street in North Philadelphia.

Police say a suspect is in critical condition after being shot in the face, neck, chest and buttocks. No further information was released.

The second shooting occurred around 1:18 a.m. on Germantown Avenue near Erie Avenue.

Police say a 46-year-old was shot once in his upper left thigh. He was taken to Temple University Hospital and place in stable condition.

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    […] About an hour later, a 46-year-old man was shot in the area of Erie Avenue and 13th Street, and transported to Temple, where he was reported in stable condition. The victim was wounded in the upper thigh, according to CBS3. […]

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