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Police identify man slain in Mayfair home-invasion robbery

Police have identified the man slain in an overnight home invasion and robbery as Lamar Muldrow, 29, of Mayfair.

Police identify man slain in Mayfair home-invasion robbery

Police have identified the man slain in an overnight home invasion and robbery as Lamar Muldrow, 29, of Mayfair.

Police said several armed men tried to enter a home on Leonard Street near Cheltenham Avenue and tussled with the woman who answered the door. When her husband intervened, the gunmen shot him in the chest and hip, police said. Muldrow died at Temple University Hospital at 10:48 p.m., said Officer Jillian Russell, a police spokeswoman.

Police reported no suspects. Tipsters can call homicide detectives at (215) 686-3334 or -3335.

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