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Gunman opens fire in Brewerytown, 1 critically injured

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Police search for the gunman who critically injured a man in the Brewerytown section of Philadelphia Monday night.

The victim was shot just after 10:00 p.m. along the 2900 block of Oxford Street.

Police say the suspect opened fire, striking the victim and then fled the scene.

Medics rushed the victim to Hahnemann Hospital for treatment and he is listed in critical condition.

So far, there is no word on a motive for the shooting.

The victim's name has not been released.

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