Suspect for Shooting in the 35th District
(Credit: Philadelphia PD)
3-21-2013: Philadelphia police are searching for the gunman who injured three males, between the ages of 19 and 22, on March 19, 2013 at 10:34 p.m.
According to police, the incident occurred at 6600 North 18th Street, where the suspect approached the Chinese Food store and attempted to enter the store and shoot the victims. Allegedly, one of the victims held the door of the store closed so the suspect could not enter, so the suspect stepped back and fired several shots through the glass door, hitting the victims. The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
The suspect has been described as a 6-foot to 6-foot-2, black male with a beard/goatee. He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt with a possible Nike emblem on the front, dark colored pants and baseball batting gloves.
Video of the incident can be seen here
Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or 215-686-TIPS (8477).