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Philadelphia Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In Crescentville

(credit: CBS)

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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in Northeast Philadelphia Friday night.

It happened around 11 p.m. along the 5500 block of North Hill Creek Drive in the city’s Crescentville section. Officers responding to a call about a man with a gun found the 31-year-old victim lying unconscious in the street, with a gunshot wound to the head.

He was transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police did not release the name of the victim.

So far, authorities have no suspects or a motive.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Philadelphia Police.