Masked men steal phone, shoot victim 3 times in Lawncrest
LAWNCREST - June 18, 2013 (WPVI) -- Police say a man was robbed and shot three times while sitting on his steps in the city's Lawncrest section early Tuesday morning.
The shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. on the 5900 block of Tabor Avenue.
A man was sitting on his steps smoking when he was approached by two masked men who held him up.
The victim told police the men stole a phone from him and shot him three times.
He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
Police are checking out the surveillance video in the area.
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