Two men were wounded in a double shooting Wednesday evening near the city's Fairmount section, police said.
Shortly before 7, officers responded to a report of a shooting in the area of Girard Avenue and Taney Street, police said. The victims were not at the crime scene, in the 1200 block of North Taney.
A 24-year-old man, who was shot in the back, was in stable condition at Hahnemann University Hospital. An 18-year-old man, who was shot in the right buttock, was in stable condition at Temple University Hospital. No arrests were reported. - Robert Moran