Police search for shooter in SW murder

May 10, 2009 8:37:22 AM PDT
Police are investigating a murder, which occurred this morning in Southwest Philadelphia. It happened at around 7:00 on the 1600 block of South 54th Street.

A man was shot in the chest and transported to The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with unstable vitals. He was later pronounced dead.

No word on an arrest at this time. However, police have one person in custody at this time.

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