A 21-year-old man is in critical condition after his friend accidentally shot him Friday night in East Frankford, police said.
Police arrived around 9:15 p.m. at a house on the 1600 block of Dyre Street for a "person with a gun" report, a police spokeswoman said. The 21-year-old man was lying on the ground on the third-floor attic of the house.
He had been shot in the head/neck area.
The man was taken to Aria Health-Torresdale Campus, where he remained in critical condition Saturday morning.