Husband killed, wife shot in front of family in Southwest Philadelphia following altercation, police say

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Police said a man is dead and his wife is in critical condition after a shooting on a Southwest Philadelphia street early Monday.

It happened around 12:25 a.m. on the 1400 block of South Vogdes Street.

Police said both were shot outside of their house by a person known to the family.

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Husband and wife shot in front of children in Southwest Philadelphia, police say

They were both taken to Penn Presbyterian Hospital in critical condition. Police said the 42-year-old man subsequently died there.

According to investigators, an argument preceded the shooting.

Police continue to investigate the incident.

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