One dead in North Phila. double shooting

January 17, 2009 3:50:53 AM PST
A double shooting overnight in North Philadelphia has left one man dead.Gunfire rang out shortly after 2:00 a.m. in the 3300 block of Ella Street, striking one man multiple times and striking another in the arms.

One victim, a man in his 20's, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the other victim, a 21-year-old man, ran around the street where he collapsed on Westmoreland Street.

He was taken to Temple Hospital and is in stable condition.

No arrests have been made.

Several people who may have witnessed the shooting are being questioned as police continue their investigation.

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