West Philadelphia stabbing leaves man in critical condition

File photo. Credit: Rikard Larma / Metro
File photo.
Credit: Rikard Larma / Metro

A stabbing early Saturday morning in West Philadelphia left a man in critical condition.

Police said the victim, 23, was shortly after midnight stabbed three times in the side as he walked along the 5200 block of Haverford Avenue.

The man was rushed to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was placed in critical condition.

There was not yet word on a motive Sunday, and no arrests had yet been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911, or to submit an anonymous tip by dialing 215-686-TIPS (8477), texting PPD TIP (773847), emailing tips@phillypolice.com or by filling out this online form.


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