Shooting victim found on The Boulevard

August 26, 2009 7:58:30 AM PDT
Police are on scene of a shooting on the Roosevelt Boulevard in Philadelphia's Feltonville section. Police were called to the scene at 5:45 a.m. near the intersection of The Boulevard and 3rd Street where they discovered an 18-year-old man on the roadway who had been shot once in the buttocks and twice in the left arm.

The victim was rushed to Einstein Medical Center where he is listed in stable condition. However, nearby a 40-year-old man was found shot to death inside a home on the 200 block of Rubicam Street.

Police think the shootings may be connected.

Witnesses tell police they saw a suspect flee on foot northbound on The Boulevard.


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