Police Investigate Double Shooting In Southwest Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Chopper 3 HD was over the scene of a double shooting in Southwest Philadelphia Wednesday night.

The incident was reported at about 9:45 p.m. near S. 61st Street and Buist Avenue.

Police say a 22-year-old man was shot in the head and shoulder.  He was rushed to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in extremely critical condition.

A 23-year-old man was also shot.  There is no word on his condition.

Police are searching for the shooter who they say was last seen driving away in a dark-colored Crown Victoria.

A bullet did go through the window of a nearby house, but no one was injured.

Police are currently reviewing area surveillance video.

The incident remains under investigation.

Stay with CBSPhilly.com for the latest information on this developing story…

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