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Philadelphia police are searching for two men involved in a shooting incident on Friday night. The incident took place on the 7100 block of Old York Road, where a 31-year-old man was shot in the chest and critically injured. Dash camera footage from the victim’s vehicle showed a black Nissan Murano stopping at a traffic light, with a man exiting the front passenger door and approaching the victim while pointing a gun at him. The victim, realizing the threat, fired at least two shots before the suspects fled the scene. The suspects were described as Black men wearing various dark clothing items. They were last seen driving north on Old York Road into Cheltenham Township.

Police recovered the dash camera video and are urging anyone who may have information about the incident to come forward. The department encourages the public to call or text 215-686-TIPS (8477) with any information, promising confidentiality for all tips. The suspects are considered armed and dangerous, and individuals are advised not to approach them but to call 911 immediately if they are seen. The footage showed the driver of the Murano initially appearing to get out of the car but reentering once his accomplice returned. The suspects are wanted in connection with the shooting of the 31-year-old victim and fled the scene in the Murano after shots were fired.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Old York Road and Cheltenham Avenue, with the suspects opening fire on the victim before he was able to defend himself. The video footage captured the entire confrontation, with the suspects quickly retreating to their vehicle after the victim returned fire. The victim, who sustained a single gunshot wound to the chest, was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment and remains in critical condition. Authorities are seeking to identify and locate the two suspects involved in the shooting, describing one as wearing a black Balaclava-style mask and the other as having a heavy build and full beard.

The Philadelphia Police Department is actively investigating the incident and seeking leads from the public to locate the suspects responsible for the shooting. The suspects are believed to have fled the scene in the black Nissan Murano and were last seen heading north on Old York Road towards Cheltenham Township. The men are considered armed and dangerous, and caution is advised when approaching them. The department is urging anyone with information to contact them immediately and reassures the public that all tips will be treated confidentially. The victim’s dash camera footage captured the suspects’ actions leading up to the shooting, providing valuable evidence in the investigation.

In response to the shooting incident, the Philadelphia Police Department has released a press statement detailing the events that unfolded on Friday night. The victim, a 31-year-old man, was found inside his vehicle with a gunshot wound to the chest and was immediately transported to a nearby hospital for critical care. The dash camera video retrieved from the victim’s vehicle captured the suspects approaching the victim with a gun before shots were fired. The suspects are at large and described as armed and dangerous, with the public urged to report any sightings to 911 for immediate assistance. The department is actively seeking information and leads from the community to apprehend the suspects and bring them to justice for their actions.

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