Man dead, teen wounded in South Phila. shooting

April 20, 2011 11:54:59 AM PDT
A young man is dead and a teenager is in the hospital after a shooting on Wednesday afternoon in South Philadelphia.

The shooting happened at the intersection of 6th and Mifflin streets around 1:50 p.m.

Police say the teen, a 14-year-old boy, is hospitalized with four gunshot wounds to the back and one in the leg.

The man who perished, a 20-year-old, was pronounced dead at the hospital.

There is no word yet on the circumstances of the shooting.

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