Evidence markers scattered the ground following a triple shooting Tuesday afternoon in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA - Two men are fighting for their lives after police said they were shot several times during a triple shooting Tuesday afternoon in Philadelphia.Officers from the Philadelphia Police Department were called to the 1300 block of West Rockland Street just before 5 p.m.
for reports of gunfire. Police found a 27-year-old man shot several times, including in the chest and back. Another victim, also age 27, was hit in the chest and leg by gunfire.
Officers drove both victims to a nearby hospital where they were listed in critical condition, according to police. A 41-year-old man who was struck by gunfire in the right foot was brought to the hospital by medics and is in stable condition, police said.