PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two men are dead following separate shootings in Philadelphia Friday morning. According to police, the first shooting happened just before 11:30 a.m. along the 200 block of South 49th Street in the Walnut Hill section of West Philadelphia.
Police say a 22-year-old man was shot once in the chest, once in the abdomen and twice in the leg.READ MORE: Hasein Strand Pleads Guilty To Some Charges In Connection To Shooting Death Of 8-Year-Old Fanta Bility
He was rushed to the Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 12:15 p.m.
This was followed by another shooting in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood.READ MORE: Victim Shoots, Kills 1 Of 3 Suspects During Attempted Car Theft In Southwest Philly, Police Say
Around 11:45 a.m. police say a 22-year-old was shot three times, including once in the chest.
Medics rushed him to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.MORE NEWS: Water Main Break Creates Muddy, Wet Mess In Philadelphia's Kensington Section
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