Two men critical following shooting in North Philadelphia shooting

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Chopper 6 over the scene of a double shooting in North Philadelphia. (WPVI)

Two men were wounded by gunfire in North Philadelphia Wednesday evening.

Chooper 6 was over the scene on the 2300 block of N. 15th Steet just before 7 p.m.

Police said someone opened fire hitting two men.

According to officials, one man, 22, was hit in the backside and was taken to Temple University Hosptial by a responding officer.

Police said the second victim, an 18-year-old man, was shot in the back. He was taken by a private car to Temple University Hospital.

No arrests have been made.

There is no word on a motive for the shooting.

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