PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An arrest has been made in connection to a double-shooting that occurred on Saturday in Strawberry Mansion. Philadelphia Police arrested a 14-year-old in connection with the shooting. The youth was charged with two counts of attempted murder and aggravated assault.
The shooting happened around 2:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon at the 2100 block of North 23rd Street.READ MORE: Woman Finds Unknown Teen Suffering From Gunshot Wound Inside Her Home In South Philadelphia, Police Say
Authorities say a 25 year-old man was shot once in the chest and once in the right shoulder. He is in critical condition.
A 48 year-old man was also shot twice. He suffered gunshot wounds to his left index finger and right forearm. He is in stable condition.READ MORE: North Philadelphia Crash Leaves Young Girl Dead; Sister, Mother Injured
Police say both men were taken to Temple University Hospital.
Police say they received a description of the shooter and shortly after, saw him walking out of a home on the 2400 block of Edgley Street.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Atlantic City Mayor Marty Small Sr. To Announce Major Boardwalk Rehabilitation Funding, Other Upcoming Projects