NORTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are investigating a homicide that happened just steps from a firehouse.
The incident occurred around 11:30 a.m. Friday near 26th and York streets.
Police said medics inside a nearby fire station heard several shots and came outside to investigate.
They found a man shot once in the head and once in the upper torso.
The medics rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Police investigate homicide near firehouse in North Philadelphia