Man critical after shooting in South Philadelphia

Shooting on Watkins Street in South Philadelphia
January 20, 2014 1:33:01 PM PST
A man is in critical condition after a shooting on Monday afternoon in South Philadelphia.

The shooting happened around 2:40 p.m. in the 600 block of Watkins Street.

Police say they arrived to find a 26-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his chest.

Officers put him in the back of a police vehicle and rushed him to the hospital where he was listed in critical condition.

Investigators say a gun was recovered at the scene.

There was no word on any suspects or motive in this shooting.


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