Woman critical after being shot in the back in East Maardam

Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left a woman injured in the city’s East Maardam Airy section Sunday night. It happened just after 9 p.m. along the 6600 block of Chew Avenue.

Police arrived to find a 31-year-old woman shot once in the back. Police said she was taken to Einstein Medical Center where she is in critical condition. There have been no arrests made.