A woman was fatally shot in West Philadelphia this morning.
The shooting happened outside on the 500 block of South Yewdall Street shortly after 8 a.m., said Officer Christine O'Brien, a police spokeswoman.
The 37-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:17 a.m.
A man was taken into custody near 47th and Brown streets, O'Brien said. She said the man hasn't been charged yet and police are still investigating the circumstances of the incident.