17-year-old shot and killed in North Philadelphia

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Philadelphia police are investigating a homicide in North Philadelphia. The shooting happened just before 9:30 p.m. on the 2200 hundred block of West Harold Street.

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A teenager was killed in a shooting in North Philadelphia.

It happened shortly before 9:30 p.m. Friday on the 2200 block of West Harold Street.

Police said the 17-year-old boy was shot in the chest.

He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

No arrests have been made.

The violence in Philadelphia saw at least 12 people shot from Friday night to Saturday.