Police: Man shot 18 times in North Philadelphia

March 22, 2011 5:44:56 PM PDT
A man was shot approximately 18 times in North Philadelphia, according to police.

Philadelphia authorities arrived to the scene of the shooting shortly before 6:30 p.m. at 17th and Cambridge streets.

There, police say a 30-year-old man was shot approximately 18 times.

He was rushed to Hahnemann Hospital with no vital signs.

The suspected shooter fled the scene in a late model silver SUV and was last seen heading toward Broad Street.

Police are continuing to investigate.