Man shot dead in Haddington

A man was shot to death in Haddington Monday afternoon, police said.

The 20-year-old was shot multiple times in the chest and head as he was walking to Rodriguez Grocery on 57th Street and Girard Avenue at 5:02 p.m.

Police transported the victim to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he was pronounced dead at 5:27 p.m.

The shooting disrupted services for the Route 15 Trolley which was replaced by shuttle buses between 41st and 63rd streets along Girard Avenue until about 9:30 p.m.

Police have no motive or arrests in the shooting. Anyone with information can call Homicide Detectives at 215-686-3334.

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