Man critically injured in North Philadelphia gunfire
A 36-year-old man was critically injured in a hail of bullets in North Philadelphia late Sunday.
The victim was shot several times about 11:17 p.m. on the 1700 block of North Dover Street, in the Brewerytown neighborhood, according to police.
Officers were called to the area on a report of a person with a gun, and found the victim laying on steps in front of a mid-block residence.
It appeared he had fled the scene of the shooting up the street, authorities said.
He was transported to Hahnemann University Hospital for treatment.