Shooting in South Philadelphia leaves man dead

June 1, 2011 11:51:31 AM PDT
A man is dead after being shot multiple times in South Philadelphia on Wednesday.

The shooting happened at the intersection of Chadwick and Reed streets around 12:45 p.m.

When officers arrived they found a 23-year-old man on the street with gunshot wounds to the chest, groin and mouth.

Police took him to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

There is no word yet on a motive in this shooting.

The police homicide unit is investigating.

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