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Man wounded in Olney bar shooting

Friday, August 17, 2012

A man is recovering after being shot by a friend inside a bar in the Olney section of Philadelphia.

The shooting happened around 2:00 a.m. at Banana's Bar and Lounge in the 5500 block of Rising Sun Avenue.

Police say the victim and his friend were playing with a gun when it went off.

The victim, a 33-year-old man, was treated and released from the hospital.

There was no word on if the friend would be charged with a crime.

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