PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Northeast Philadelphia. The shooting happened on the 3600 block of Drumore Drive around 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Neighbors in the Modena Park Community recalled the startling moments they heard gunshots and saw a man run for his life.
Investigators say the unidentified man, believed to be in his 20’s was likely trying to get into a nearby home for his own safety but was gunned down on the steps.
Police believe more than one gunman was chasing him.
He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Eyewitness News is told one of the homeowners was home at the time of the shooting and was unharmed.
Witnesses report seeing a white van speed away after the shooting.
An investigation is ongoing.