Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Police ID man fatally shot in Kensington

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Police have identified the man who was fatally shot in Kensington on Thursday.

Steven Young, 33, was found shot on the 700 block of East Allegheny Avenue at about 4:30 a.m. Thursday, poliice said today.

Officers responded to that location for a report of a man with a gun. When they arrived, they found Young in the street. He was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made, and investigators had no information on the motive for the slaying, said Officers Tanya Little, a police spokeswoman.


Contact Emily Babay at 215-854-2153 or ebabay@philly.com. Follow @emilybabay on Twitter.

Contact the Breaking News Desk at 215-854-2443; BreakingNewsDesk@philly.com. Follow @phillynews on Twitter.

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