Overnight murder in Hunting Park

August 30, 2008 7:33:22 AM PDT
Police say the man was shot several times and died early Saturday.

The shooting happened late Friday night in Philadelphia's Hunting Park section.

The shots were fired around 11:45 p.m. in the 500 block of west Lycoming Street.

A man in his 20s was hit several times. Medics rushed him to Einstein Hospital but he died about a half hour later.

Police are continuing their investigation. So far, information about possible suspects has not been released.