PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 29-year-old man was shot as he walked home to the 1200 block of Haworth Street on Saturday evening.
At approximately 10:44 p.m., he was approached from behind by two unknown men as he walked northbound on the 4900 block of Horrocks Street.READ MORE: Sixers' Joel Embiid Named All-Star Starter For 5th Straight Season
The man was chased to the rear of his home on Haworth Street and was struck once in the abdomen by the gunfire.
He was transported to Temple Hospital and is listed in critical condition.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: How Much Snow Will Major Nor'easter Dump On Your Area?
The first suspect was reported as wearing a gray hoody, dark pants, armed with a gun. The second suspect was reported as being a male wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt and dark-colored pants
There was no further description was provided for either suspect.
The investigation is still ongoing, but police are asking anybody with information to please contact Officer Tanya Little of the Philadelphia Police Department at 215-686-3388 ext. 89.MORE NEWS: New Roundabout Set To Be Built At Busy South Philadelphia Intersection