Man shot and killed in South Philly

October 4, 2009 11:29:09 AM PDT
Police responded to a shooting overnight in South Philadelphia that has claimed the life of a young man.

A 22-year-old man was shot multiple times when an argument he was having with another male ended in gunfire.

The shooting happened around 4:00 a.m. on the 1800 block of South 7th Street.

Medics transported the 22-year-old to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in extremely critical condition and went right into surgery. However, he was pronounced dead at 8:45 Sunday morning.

The victim's name is not yet being released.

The shooter remains on the loose at this time.


Load Comments