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Masked gunmen kill tavern patron

Homicide detectives this morning are investigating the shooting death of Feltonville man last night in a North Philadelphia tavern.

Masked gunmen kill tavern patron

 

Inquirer staff writer Sam Wood reports:
 
Homicide detectives this morning are investigating the shooting death of  Feltonville man last night in a North Philadelphia tavern.
 
Police officers responded shortly after 9 p.m. to the 300 West Bar on the 300 block of W. Lehigh Avenue and found a Amado Lopez, 21, riddled with bullets on the barroom floor.
 
Witnesses told policce said two gunmen wearing masks had approached Lopez and opened fire.
 
Lopez, of the 300 block of E. Roosevelt Blvd., was transported to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:45 p.m.
 
Police have no motive in the slaying and have made no arrests.
 
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