Details emerging in West Mt. Airy “reverse drive-by” shooting

The details surrounding a Sunday night shooting in the West Mt. Airy section of the city still remain unclear.

At around 7:08 p.m., two men on foot opened fired on a car traveling southbound on the 6500 block of Berdan Street, according to officials with the Philadelphia Police Department.

Christine O’ Brien, a police spokesperson, said bullets struck the passenger side, trunk and rear window of the 2004 Audi before it crashed into a parked car on the unit (00-99) block of West Weaver Street.

“Then they jump out of the vehicle and they run,” said O’Brien of the car’s two occupants.

Neither the driver nor the passenger were shot during the incident.

Police are still searching for the two men who fired at the car.

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