By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are searching for a gunman after a man was shot to death in East Germantown. The fatal shooting happened on East Walnut Lane near Chew Avenue around 2 a.m. on Sunday.

Police say a 24-year-old man was shot multiple times throughout the body. He was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Investigators found 40 shell casings were found on East Walnut Lane.

An investigation is ongoing.