Three young males were wounded, one critically, in separate shootings Friday night in Philadelphia, police said.
The critical case was a 22-year-old man who was shot in the chest and back at 7:19 p.m. in the 2700 block of Jefferson Street. He was taken by private vehicle to St. Joseph's Hospital, police said.
At Mount Pleasant and Williams Avenues, in East Mount Airy, a 23-year-old man was shot once in the right thigh and once in the upper back about 9 p.m. He was taken to Einstein Medical Center and was listed in guarded condition, police said.
And a 16-year-old boy was shot once in the left knee in the 200 block of South Cecil Street at 8:38 p.m., police said.