17 Shots Fired in West Oak Lane; Man in Critical Condition - NBC 10 Philadelphia

17 Shots Fired in West Oak Lane; Man in Critical Condition

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    Man Shot Multiple Times Overnight

    It happened on Thouron Street in the city's West Oak Lane neighborhood, where police found 17 shell casings. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014)

    Police rushed a man to a local hospital after a gunman hit him multiple times in Philly late Monday night.

    The shooter hit the victim multiple times near the intersection of Thouron Avenue and Weaver Street in the city's West Oak Lane section shortly after 11 p.m., according to authorities.

    The victim, who is in his 20s, remains in critical condition, police said.

    Investigators said they recovered at least 17 shell casings from the scene, but they are unsure of a motive at this time.