Man Gunned Down In Northeast Philadelphia

By Steve Beck, Al Novack

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in Northeast Philadelphia late Thursday evening.

The shooting happened at about 10 p.m. in the 6400 block of Oxford Avenue in the city’s Lawncrest section.

According to investigators, a 22-year-old male was shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim was not immediately identified.

So far, no arrests have been made and a motive in the deadly shooting remains under investigation.

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