Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Man fatally shot in Kensington

A 20-year-old Norristown man has been arrested in the "brutal" stabbing murder of a teen, whose partially burned body was found in an apartment earlier this month.
A 20-year-old Norristown man has been arrested in the "brutal" stabbing murder of a teen, whose partially burned body was found in an apartment earlier this month.

A man was found shot to death in Kensington early this morning.

Philadelphia police said officers received a report of a man with a gun on the 700 block of East Allegheny Avenue shortly before 4:30 a.m.

When officers arrived, a man who had been shot was found on the street.

He was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 4:50 a.m.

The man was in his 20s or 30s, police said. No other information about his identity was available.

Police had no information about possible suspects.


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