By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are asking for the public’s help in a shooting in North Philadelphia. Police say the victim was walking along Cecil B. Moore Avenue, near 19th Street, when he passed a group of kids.

One in a hooded sweatshirt shot fired multiple shots at him, striking him once in the left thigh. The juveniles then ran away.

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The shooting happened Monday.

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The victim is expected to be OK.

If you have any information on the shooting, contact police.

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