Man in critical condition after being shot four times in North Philadelphia

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A man is fighting for his life after a gunman opened fire on him in North Philadelphia early this morning.

The victim, 38, was shot at least four times – once in the back, once in the right shoulder and twice in the left thigh – shortly before 3:30 a.m. on the 2200 block of North 20th Street, near West Susquehanna Avenue, police said.

He was rushed to Temple University Hospital, where he is in critical condition. No arrests have yet been made.


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