Gunshot victim flags down cab in West Philadelphia

November 9, 2013 1:16:44 PM PST
Police say a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds flagged down a cab driver for help in West Philadelphia.

It happened around 2:25 Saturday morning in the area of 54th and Pine streets.

The victim told the cab driver that he had been shot.

Authorities say the victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the leg and an injury to his head.

The cabbie transported him to Mercy Hospital. He was later transferred to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in stable condition.

Police have not released any further information.