Pizza deliveryman shot in Overbrook

A pizza deliveryman was shot during a robbery attempt in Overbrook early Thursday. Credit: Adam Gerard, Flickr
A pizza delivery man was shot during a robbery attempt in Overbrook early Thursday.
Credit: Adam Gerard, Flickr

A pizza deliveryman who tried to fight off two men who ambushed him in the Overbrook section of Philadelphia early Thursday was shot during the robbery attempt.

The crime happened about 1 a.m. on the 900 block of North 63rd Street, 6ABC Action News reports.

The victim, who works for Pete’s Pizza, is in critical but stable condition, according to the report. He was shot in the stomach and leg by one of the two robbers.

The suspects fled the area in a getaway vehicle driven by a third man. It is not clear whether they stole anything from the victim.


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