Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Man, 19, gunned down in West Philadelphia

Police are investigating the overnight murder of a 19-year-old man in West Philadelphia.

Man, 19, gunned down in West Philadelphia

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Police are investigating the overnight murder of a 19-year-old man in West Philadelphia.

The shooting happened around 1:40 a.m. Friday on Robinson Street near Haverford Avenue. Police said the victim was hit twice in the face and four times in the torso. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not released his name.

No arrests have been reported and the motive is unknown.

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