Man shot in face in Ogontz

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

OGONTZ (WPVI) -- A man is in very critical condition after being shot in Philadelphia's Ogontz section.

The shooting happened around 9:10 p.m. Tuesday on the 1500 block of West Olney Avenue.

Police say a 22-year old man was sitting on a porch when he was shot in the face.

Responding officers rushed the man to Albert Einstein Medical Center.

The suspected shooter fled the scene and remains at large.

He was described as a black male, wearing a black shirt, and black bucket hat. He was possibly operating a black Ford Taurus.

Police say the shooting stemmed from a dispute that occurred earlier in the week.

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