Man critical after shot in chest in North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A man is in critical condition after he was shot in the chest in North Philadelphia Wednesday night.

It happened around 11:40 p.m on the 3000 block of North Water Street.

Officials said they found 27 shell casings at the scene.

Investigators said they believe a car that was found nearby that was riddled with bullets might be involved in the incident.

There is no word on any suspects or a motive for the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police.
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