Man shot in the back in North Philadelphia

Authorities say a man was shot multiple times in the back in North Philadelphia.

It happened around 8:45 Friday night along 20th Street near West Ontario Street.

Police say someone opened fire, striking the victim twice.

He was taken to Temple University Hospital in critical condition.

No word on a motive or any arrests.

Police continue to investigate.
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