2 dead following different shooting incidents, just blocks from each other, in Southwest Philadelphia

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Violent night in Southwest Philadelphia: Christie Ileto reports on Action News at 11 p.m., December 9, 2018

Philadelphia police are investigating two unrelated shootings that occurred just block apart in Southwest Philadelphia Sunday night.

The first happened just before 7 p.m. near the intersection of 61st Street and Woodland Avenue.

Police arrived to find a man had been shot once in the head.

The victim was transported to Presbyterian Hospital where he died a short time later.

No arrests have been made in this incident.

A second shooting, a double shooting, occurred just before 8 p.m. approximately 15 blocks away on the 4600 block of Linmore Avenue.

Police said a 20-year-old man was shot once in the stomach. A second victim was shot in the chest.

Medics rushed the man shot in the chest to Presbyterian Hospital where he died a short time later.

The first victim transpored himself to CHOP. His condition is unknown.

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