Man shot outside church - Philadelphia News

January 3, 2009 12:30:59 PM PST
A 63-year-old man is hospitalized after he was shot in the chest outside of a Baptist church in North Philadelphia overnight. The victim was walking in the 1500 block of Croskey Street directly behind the Miller Memorial Baptist Church around 3:30 a.m. Saturday morning.

He was approached by a man armed with a gun who opened fire on the male striking him in the chest; he was taken by police to Temple Hospital in serious condition.

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