PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police have identified the man shot and killed Wednesday night in East Mount Airy.
Police say the victim was 26-year-old Maurice Riley of the 6300 block of North Lambert Street in Germantown.READ MORE: Atlantic City Casinos, Union Workers Reach Tentative Agreement To Avoid Strike
Riley was changing the brakes on a Chevy Impala on Baldwin Street near East Sharpnack Streets around 5:30 p.m., when he was shot four times in the back and torso.READ MORE: CBS3 Mysteries: Philadelphia Mother Makes Powerful Plea To Help Find James Walke's Killer
He was rushed to Einstein Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Increasing Patrols Ahead Of Fourth Of July Weekend
Witnesses told police a man in all black clothing walked up and fired at Riley at point-blank range before running off.