34-year-old man dead after gunshot wound to the chest: Police

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One man is dead after being shot in the chest in West Philadelphia Saturday
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One man is dead after being shot in the chest in West Philadelphia Saturday

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting Saturday in West Philadelphia.

The shooting happened just around 10:40 p.m. on the 4800 block of Wyalusing Avenue.

Officials say a 34-year-old man was shot once in the chest.

The victim, whose identity remains unknown, was found unresponsive in a parking lot.

He was transported to Penn Presbyterian Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

So far no word yet of any arrests or motives.