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Fatal Shooting In Southwest Philadelphia Under Investigation

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened Wednesday evening.

Authorities were called out to the 1700 block of Edgewood Street in Southwest Philadelphia at about 6:15 p.m.

The unidentified victim was pronounced dead a short time later, according to police.

The suspect, described as a black male with shoulder-length dreadlocks, was wearing a white T-shirt and fled in a white minivan.

Police continue to investigate.