Wednesday, July 29, 2015

No suspects in execution-style double slaying

Police are investigating an execution-style double slaying in Olney last night.

No suspects in execution-style double slaying


A second man has died after an execution-style slaying in Olney last night.

Someone shot two men in the head just before 8 p.m. on Palethorp Street near Olney Avenue.

Stephen Mysyk, 25, of Mascher Street near Nedro Avenue in Olney, died at the scene at 8:03 p.m. The other victim, believed to be in his mid-30s, was shot twice in the head and died just after 1 a.m. today at Albert Einstein Medical Center. His identity remains unknown, police said.

Police reported no suspects or motive. Mysyk has several prior drug arrests, according to court records. Tipsters are asked to call homicide detectives at (215) 686-3334 or -3335.


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