Police: Barricade Situation After Shooting In West Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Officials are investigating a shooting that occurred Monday afternoon, after a barricade situation shut down part of West Philadelphia.

Authorities responded to the 7400 block of Ruskin Road, just after 1 p.m., when an unidentified man allegedly shot the victim.

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Police say the suspect took cover in the 7300 block of Malvern Avenue.

Police have barricaded the area of the 1400 block of West End Drive at 1:48 p.m.

Just after 3:30 p.m., the barricade was cleared and no one was found inside the home.

 

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