crime scene Credit: Metro file photo


A 30-year-old man and a 62-year-old woman were shot and injured early Sunday night in West Philadelphia.



The shooting occurred about 9:12 p.m. on the 6200 block of Walton Avenue, police said.


The man suffered multiple gunshot wounds, while the woman was shot in the left thigh.


The woman was taken to Mercy Hospital, and the man, who is in critical condition, was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

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