Man shot dead in Strawberry Mansion

September 30, 2012 3:29:51 PM PDT
Authorities say a man was shot dead on the streets of Strawberry Mansion.

It happened around 1:40 Sunday afternoon in the area of 32nd and Arizona streets.

Initial reports indicate that a man in his 20s was shot multiple times by an unknown assailant on a bike.

The victim was struck in the abdomen and torso. He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The shooter was spotted wearing a red hooded sweatshirt in the area of 32nd and Cumberland streets.

Police believe he may have taken the sweatshirt off and is now wearing a grey t-shirt.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS, text a tip to PPDTIP (773847) or through phillypolice.com.


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