Man critical after shooting in Kensington

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One person is critically injured following a shooting in Philadelphia's Kensington section. (WPVI)

One person is critically injured following a shooting in Philadelphia's Kensington section.

The shooting happened around 4:30 p.m. Friday on the 700 block of East Madison Street.

A 25-year-old man was shot once in the right side of his back.

Medics transported the victim to Temple University Hospital where he was admitted in critical condition.

Nearby police officers heard the gunshots. Not knowing the origin of the gunfire, officers called for an officer assist and responding officers flooded the area.

So far, no word on suspects or a motive in the shooting.
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