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Search for gunman in SW Philadelphia shooting

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Police are searching for the gunman who shot a 24-year-old man in Southwest Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

The shooting happened just after midnight at the intersection of 66th and Gesner Street.

Police say the suspect shot a man in the hand and side. The victim managed to walk to a nearby police station to get help.

He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and is listed in critical but stable condition.

So far, there have been no arrests or a motive behind the shooting.

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