Man critical after West Phila shooting, suspect caught

December 6, 2012 8:14:15 PM PST
A 42-year-old man is critical after being shot in West Philadelphia.

The shooting happened shortly before 6:00 p.m. along the 4600 block of Fairmount Avenue.

The victim was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

A short time later, police apprehended a 40-year-old male suspect at 38th and Wallace after a foot pursuit.

A weapon has not been recovered.