A 20-year-old man was critically injured Tuesday afternoon in a shooting in an apartment building lobby in East Falls, Philadelphia police said.

Police said the man was in the lobby of the Alden Park Manor apartments at 5500 Wissahickon Ave. around 3:21 p.m. when another man shot him three times: once in the right arm, once in the left arm, and once in the left armpit.

Medics took the victim to Einstein Medical Center, where he was placed in critical condition.

Police recovered a gun from the scene, but no arrests had been made. - Aubrey Whelan