Man shot in the back in Oxford Circle

June 1, 2009 12:49:51 PM PDT
Police are investigating a shooting in the Oxford Circle section of Philadelphia. It happened around 3:00 p.m. in the area of the 6500 block of Large St.

Police got numerous calls about a male seen running through the area firing a gun in the air.

After police began investigating they found a male, believed to be age 24, with two gunshot wounds to the back.

The male was taken to Einstein Medical Center in an unknown condition.

No word at this time on what led up to the shooting incident.

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