Two men were killed in separate shootings in the city tonight. Police spokesman Lt. Frank Vanore said an unidentified man was shot in the head inside a corner store at 16th adn Bristol streets in Nicetown shortly before 7:30 p.m. He died at the scene a short while later. No arrests were made, but a weapon was recovered at the scene. Vanore said investigators are reviewing surveillance footage from inside the store.
A 17-year-old man was shot twice in the back on Hurley Street near Courtland in Feltonville shortly before 8:40 p.m., Vanore said. The victim died at Temple University Hospital at 9:11 p.m. Police had no suspects or motives.