Victim shot seven times in Philly gunfire, survives

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A North Philadelphia shooting has left one victim hospitalized after he was hit seven times.

The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday on the 2200 block of North 16thStreet, near the intersection with Susquehanna Avenue, 6ABC has reported.

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Police said the victim, a 36-year-old man, was shot seven times – five times in the leg and twice in the buttocks, Fox29 reported.

After the incident, the victim was taken to Temple University Hospital in critical condition, 6ABC stated.

Police found two spent shell casings at the scene, but so far there have been no arrests or motive found for the shooting, according to Fox29.

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The shooting remained under investigation on Friday, Fox29 added.