PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are searching for two gunmen after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in North Philadelphia. It happened just after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 2500 block of West Somerset Street.
Police found the teenager shot in the chest. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.Edwin Allen Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In Upper Darby SEPTA Train Terminal
Investigators say at least 12 shots were fired.READ MORE: At Least 3 People Shot, Killed In Violent Thursday Night In Philadelphia
Police say the teen did not live in the neighborhood.
There’s no word on what sparked the deadly gunfire.MORE NEWS: CBS3 Mysteries: Philadelphia Police Looking For Answers In Markeya Green's Murder That 'Absolutely Shocks The Conscience'
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