PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man is fighting for his life after he was shot in the face in broad daylight in North Philadelphia on Friday morning. The shooting happened around 10:30 a.m. on the 3200 block of North Newkirk Street.
Philadelphia Police say the 27-year-old victim was shot once in the face.READ MORE: This Year’s Philadelphia Flower Show Theme Is ‘Habitat: Nature’s Masterpiece’
He was transported to Temple University Hospital in critical condition.
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