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Gunman Shoots Teen, Woman Inside Philadelphia Apartment

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Police are investigating a shooting of a teenager and a 25 year old woman inside an apartment. Both were taken to the hospital in critical but stable condition. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016)

A teen boy and a woman wound up hospitalized after a gunman shot them following a fight inside a Philadelphia apartment complex.

Police responded to Building A at the Monte Vista apartment complex on North 63rd Street around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday where they found a 25-year-old woman and a 15-year-old boy inside both suffering from gunshot wounds to the thigh. They were both taken to Penn Presbyterian Hospital in critical but stable condition, said said Lt. John Walker of the Southwest Detectives.

"There was some type of fight inside the building earlier today," said Walker. "At some point someone called someone and a male showed up... entered the apartment gets into some sort of argument with the female, shoots her, shoots the 15-year-old."

The unidentified man then left the building and fled southbound on 63rd Street in a dark-colored Chevy Impala.

No arrests were immediately made. Police are asking any witnesses to come forward and contact police. Man Shot 4 Times in LegsMan Shot 4 Times in Legs

The victim is recovering and expected to survive after being shot on Bouvier Street early Wednesday.
(Published Wednesday, July 13, 2016)

Gunfire also rang out overnight along Bouvier Street in North Philadelphia where a 25-year-old man was shot twice in each leg and left in critical condition, said police.