Bicyclist murdered in Brewerytown

May 11, 2008 11:23:17 AM PDT
Police have released the name of a man who was shot Saturday night.

The victim has been identified by Philadelphia police as Nathanial Nash, 19. He was shot as he rode his bicycle away from a home along the 1600 block of North Dover Street about 15 minutes before midnight Saturday.

Medics rushed Nash to Hahnemann Hospital, but he died shortly after getting there.

Police say their suspect in the deadly shooting is a black man in his 20s, about 5' 6" tall, weighing about 140 pounds. He was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and beige pants and was seen running from the scene.