• 3 people injured in shooting
  • 2 men, shot multiple times in the legs
  • Woman, 56, got shot once in the arm
  • All victims in stable condition
  • Suspect on the loose, motives unknown

Three people were injured in a shooting that occured near the Philadelphia Transit Station on Thursday.

The two men who were injured sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the legs while a 56-year-old woman was shot once in the left arm, US News reported.

All of the victims were hospitalized in stable condition but their names and other details on the incident were not released.

According to authorities, the shooting occured around 9 AM near the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority's Girard station.

The suspect fled the scene on foot and it wasn't clear what caused the shooting.

No arrests have been made.

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