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.READ MORE: Mother Of Four Shot Inside Southwest Philadelphia Home, Police Say
Police say the suspect took cover in the 7300 block of Malvern Avenue.READ MORE: 5 People Injured In Camden County Crash Involving Tour Buses
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.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Weather: Delaware River To Crest Thursday Morning, Coastal Flood Advisory Issued Until 6 p.m.