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Police probing morning murder in West Philly

Police are seeking suspects in a morning homicide in West Philadelphia.

Police probing morning murder in West Philly

Police are seeking suspects in a morning homicide in West Philadelphia.

Someone shot a 37-year-old man multiple times about 10:45 a.m. on Christian Street near 55th, said Officer Christine O'Brien, a police spokeswoman. Paramedics rushed the man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he died at 11:14 a.m., O'Brien said. The victim's name wasn't released, because his family hadn't been notified.

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

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