FRANKFORD (WPVI) -- A shooting in Philadelphia's Frankford section prompted a lockdown at a nearby elementary school.
The gunfire erupted before 1 p.m. Thursday in the 5300 block of Charles Street.
15th District officers arrived to find a 20-year-old man lying in the street with gunshot wounds to the head and stomach.
Police took him to Aria Health/Torresdale, where he was admitted in critical condition.
Investigators began searching the area for a man in a black SUV seen fleeing the location of the shooting.
As a precaution, officials instituted lockdown procedures at Smedley Elementary, a Mastery Charter school located at Bridge and Charles Streets.
Action News is told no weapon was recovered at the crime scene.
There have been no arrests.
Shooting in Frankford prompts lockdown at nearby elementary school
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