By CBS3 Staff


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.

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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.