PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 15-year-old boy is dead after police say he was shot twice Tuesday evening in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing neighborhood. Police say this happened just before 7 p.m. along the 5200 block of Pentridge Street.
According to officials, the teen suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and the left forearm.READ MORE: Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct Involving Ocean City Beach Patrol Members Under Investigation
He was rushed to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where he was pronounced dead just a short time later.READ MORE: Multiple Faiths Joining Forces To Combat Philadelphia's Rising Gun Violence
No arrests have been made at this time.MORE NEWS: 2 Mothers, Babies Rushed To Hospital After Being Rescued From Burning Frankford Apartment Building, Officials Say
This comes just one day after a 14-year-old boy was injured in a North Philadelphia shooting.