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1 dead, 2 critically wounded in West Philadelphia shooting

June 7, 2013 4:28:11 AM PDT
A 21-year-old man is dead after a triple shooting.

It happened at 8:00 p.m. Thursday in West Philadelphia, on Thompson Street near 50th.

Police say the gunman walked up to three men on a porch and started shooting.

The 21-year-old man was shot in the chest and pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania around 10:30 p.m.

A 15-year-old boy was among the victims and he was shot in the back. A 22-year old man was wounded in the right leg.

They were taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in critical condition.