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Police: 2 Shot Inside Southwest Philly Home

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Police investigate shooting in Southwest Philly on June 19, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Police investigate shooting in Southwest Philly on June 19, 2014. (credit: CBS)

By Steve Beck

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are investigating a double shooting inside a home in Philadelphia Thursday morning.

The shooting happened at about 9:20 a.m. inside a home in the 2000 block of South Simpson Street in Southwest Philadelphia.

According to investigators, a 33-year-old male was shot in the right side of his chest and was rushed to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in critical condition. A 34-year-old male shot in the right thigh and was also transported to HUP in stable condition.

Police say a suspect is in custody.

Police sources say a weapon was recovered at the scene.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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