PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help to locate a silver Mercedes Benz that was allegedly stolen from a 27-year-old man during a carjacking in Frankford on Sunday. The incident occurred on the 1400 block of East Cheltenham Avenue around 4:45 a.m.
Police say the man was dragged out of his vehicle by several suspects, including one that shot him in the stomach. He was transported to Temple University Hospital by a private vehicle and placed in critical condition, according to officials.Philadelphia School District Students, Staff To Resume Masking As COVID Cases Continue To Rise In City
Police say the Mercedes Benz’s Pennsylvania license plate number is LFD-2466. They also say there were four suspects involved in the carjacking.READ MORE: West Philly Double Shooting Leaves 30-Year-Old Man Dead, Teen Hospitalized: Police
If you have any information about the incident, call 911, 215-686-TIPS (8477) OR 215-686-8270 (Shooting Investigation Group).MORE NEWS: Police Investigating Series Of Gunpoint Robberies In Center City, West Philadelphia
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