Man, Woman Hurt in Olney Shootings

A man and a woman are both fighting for their lives after shootings in the Olney section of the city.

By David Chang
|  Monday, Aug 27, 2012  |  Updated 8:44 PM EDT
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Man, Woman Hurt in Olney Shootings

NBC10Philadelphia.com

The first shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of 4th and Champlost. The second happened two blocks away and 30 minutes later on the 200 block of Linton Street.

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A man and a woman are both fighting for their lives after shootings in the Olney section of the city.

The first shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of 4th and Champlost. Police say a 29-year-old woman was shot in the chest. She was taken to the Einstein Medical Center where she is currently in critical condition.

The second shooting happened about two blocks away on the 200 block of Linton Street. Police say a man was shot in the head. He was also taken to Einstein where he is being treated for serious injuries.

No arrests have been made in either shooting. Police continue to search for suspects.

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