It was 3:30 p.m. Tuesday when officers responded to a call about gunfire on the 3000 block of Rorer Street.
When police arrived they found several spent shell casings on the ground. They also discovered a car and the front window of a residence were struck by bullets.
The alleged shooter was seen fleeing the area on a bicycle.
The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a black baseball hat turned backwards, black t-shirt, and blue cargo shorts.
To view surveillance video of the suspect, visit Philadelphia Police YouTube Channel.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through PhillyPolice.com.