Young Man Killed In West Philadelphia Bar Shooting

By Tim Jimenez

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – One man is dead after an overnight bar shooting in the Powelton Village section of Philadelphia.

Just after 12:30 a.m, police responded to a call about a shooting inside the Easy Corner Bar on the 500 block of North 35th Street.

When officers arrived, police say they found a 25-year-old man on the ground, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his body. He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and pronounced dead around 2 a.m.

There are reports that some kind of argument led to the shooting. So far there have been no arrests as the investigation continues.


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