Man dies after shooting in Frankford

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Bob Brooks reports on a homicide in Frankford during the 4pm news Sept. 12, 2017 (WPVI)

A man has died after a shooting in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.

The shooting occurred just before 11 a.m. in the 5100 block of Frankford Avenue. Police responded to the area after reports of gunfire.

A witness said the man fell on her car after being shot. The car was covered in blood.

According to police, the 24-year-old victim was shot once; he was transported to Temple Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim's name has not been released.

There was no word on any suspects or motive in this shooting.

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