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Bicyclist Shot And Killed In Holmesburg Section Of Philadelphia

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By Al Novack

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police have no suspects in the Friday morning Holmesburg shooting death of a bicyclist.

Authorities say the shooting took place in the 4500 block of East Rhawn Street near Walker. The 20-year-old victim was shot once in the head and once in the shoulder. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say two spent bullet shells were found nearby.

There’s no word on a motive and the man had no identity on him. The man was found in the street. He was apparently shot at close range while riding his bicycle.

The incident remains under investigation.

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