Published on Dec 31, 2013
The Philadelphia Police Department is looking to identify the suspect who shot a 21 year-old male in Upper Kensington.
On December 28, 2013, at 2:49 pm, the victim and witness were standing on the southwest corner of F and Cornwall Streets when an unknown male approached them, shook the victim's hand, and stated "Where you been at?" Moments later, the offender stepped back and shot the victim one time in the stomach and fled south on F Street towards Allegheny Avenue.
The victim was transported to Temple Hospital where he was immediately taken into surgery and listed in stable condition.
Suspect Description: Black male, early to mid-20 years-of-age, medium complexion, wearing a dark colored hooded jacket possibly gray and armed with a handgun.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact:
East Detectives Division
Det. Sheeron #654
Det. Alminde #8045