Police fatally shoot suspect in Southwest Philadelphia

May 9, 2013 8:28:00 PM PDT
Authorities are investigating a police related shooting that left a man dead in Southwest Philadelphia.

It happened around 9:00 p.m. Thursday in the 2200 block of South 71st Street.

Action News has learned police shot a male suspect at that location.

He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he was later pronounced dead.

No officers were hurt.

No further details have been released.