Man killed in Parkside Avenue shooting identified

Watch report from Action News
January 20, 2014 8:00:37 AM PST
Philadelphia police are investigating a fatal shooting in the Parkside section of the city.

Police say 49-year-old Ernest Torrence was shot multiple times inside a home in the 4200 block of Parkside Avenue just after 10:00 p.m. Friday.

Torrence suffered gunshot wounds to his head and torso and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have yet to comment on a possible motive for the shooting; they continue to search for a suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police.

A $20,000 reward is offered for the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) in any homicide in the City of Philadelphia.

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