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17-Year-Old Killed In Brewerytown Shooting

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police say a 17-year-old boy was killed after he was shot multiple times in the city’s Brewerytown section Wednesday night.

The incident was reported at about 9 p.m. on the 1300 block of N. Dover Street.

Police say the victim was shot multiple times in the chest.  He was taken to Hahnemann University Hopsital in critical condition, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police say they recovered 13 shell casings at the scene.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The incident remains under investigation.

Stay with for the latest information on this developing story…


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