Man shot 8 times in his doorway in Chester, Pa.

CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police are investigating the death of a man shot eight times in his doorway.

It happened at 8 a.m. Friday in the 1200 block of West 9th Street.

Chester police tell Action News a man answered his front door and was greeted with a barrage of gunfire.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives are working to determine who shot the man and why.

Stay with Action News and for more information as it becomes available.
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