PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 14-year-old boy was critically injured in a West Philadelphia double shooting Thursday evening, according to police. It happened on the 5600 block of Arch Street around 5:40 p.m.
Police say the teen was shot once in the back. He was transported to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in critical condition.READ MORE: Mother Of Cheltenham Township Single-Car Crash Victim Speaks Out After Incident Left 1 Person Dead, 4 Others Injured: ‘It's Horrible’
A man in his mid-20s was shot twice in the head, according to police. He is also currently in critical condition at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.READ MORE: Cooling Tower Malfunction Caused Fire At Center City High-Rise, Source Says
No arrests have been made.
More than 2,300 people have been shot in the city this year.MORE NEWS: Amtrak Forced To Reduce Service Along Northeast Corridor Due To COVID-Related Staffing Shortage
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