Philadelphia shooting: 3 shots in Center City, 1 critical

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — A woman is in critical condition after someone shot three people in Philadelphia’s Center City on Sunday evening.

According to police, the shooting happened at 11th and Ludlow streets around 11:30 p.m. The area is not far from Jefferson Hospital and the Fashion District.

Investigators said at least four shots were fired from a 9mm gun.

“There has been an argument or dispute here, but we are receiving conflicting information on the description of any possible shooters,” said Capt. Anthony Ganard of the Philadelphia Police Department.

Police said a 22-year-old man was shot twice in the arm, a 53-year-old woman was hit in the knee and a 42-year-old woman was shot in the pelvis and arm.

Action News is told the 42-year-old was taken to Jefferson Hospital a few blocks away in critical condition.

Investigators say they are working on a better video, hoping to get a sense of how this all went down and a better description of the shooter.

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