Shooting victim dies after gunfire erupts in Frankford

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Shooting victim dies after gunfire erupts in Frankford. Watch this report from Action News Mornings on September 1, 2017. (WPVI)

An overnight shooting in the Frankford section of Philadelphia has turned into a homicide investigation.

The 54-year-old victim was shot in the chest around 1 a.m. Friday.

Police on patrol responded to the sound of gunshots in 4500 block of Griscom Street.

Officers found the victim and rushed the victim to the hospital, where he died a short time later.

No one has been arrested.

The name of the victim has not been released.

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