PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An arrest has been made after a 26-year-old transgender woman was shot and killed in broad daylight in West Philadelphia on Monday morning. Philadelphia Police say the shooting happened on the 900 block of North 41st Street, shortly after 8 a.m.
According to police, the woman was shot once in the neck and arm. She was taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center by a private vehicle and was pronounced dead at 8:30 a.m.READ MORE: 'Arrow Came In As An Owner Surrender,' Now Has New Job With Lower Southampton Police Department
Police say a man has been arrested for the deadly shooting.READ MORE: Philadelphia Residents 'Getting Swarmed' By Illegal ATVs, Street Bikes Prompts Emergency Meeting With City Leaders
There’s no word on what sparked the shooting.MORE NEWS: COVID In New Jersey: Gov. Phil Murphy Wants All Schools In State To Have In-Person Instruction
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