Man found shot to death inside Southwest Philadelphia home

Police say a landlord found his tenant shot and killed inside a Southwest Philadelphia home Monday night. (WPVI)
May 13, 2014 11:22:19 AM PDT
Police say a man was found gunned down inside a Southwest Philadelphia home Monday night.

The incident happened at approximately 9:41 p.m. inside a home on the 5600 block of Florence Avenue.

Police say officers were flagged down by witnesses and were told a man had just been shot.

Officers were directed to a second floor bedroom in the home where they found the victim shot in the head and stomach.

The victim, identified as 49-year-old Leroy Branch, was already dead when he was discovered.

So far, there have been no arrests in the shooting.


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