Man shot multiple times in North Philadelphia

June 10, 2009 6:51:04 AM PDT
A man was shot in the head and later died from his injuries this morning in North Philadelphia. The shooting happened around 1:15 a.m. near the intersection of 26th Street and Sedgley Avenue.

The victim, said to be 25 to 30 years of age, was shot once in the chest, once in the head and once in the left ear and eye.

He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 1:47 a.m.

So far, there is no word on suspects or a motive.

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