PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Police are investigating after multiple people were shot in Southwest Philadelphia on Monday night. Police say it occurred near a basketball league game at 61st and Baltimore Avenue.

Officials say that a triple shooting took place. The incident took place shortly before 10:00 p.m.

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Authorities say that a 14-year-old was shot in his arm, a 15-year-old was shot in the face and a 16-year-old was shot in the ankle. All of the victims were taken to Penn Presbyterian Hospital.

Officials announced that the 15-year-old was in critical condition while the other two were listed as stable.

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Police are still investigating the cause of the shooting and are asking for anyone with information on this incident to contact them.

 

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