ELKINS PARK, Pa. (CBS) – Police in Cheltenham Township are investigating after a body was found in Elkins, Thursday. Chopper 3 was over New 2nd Street at Tookany Creek Parkway.
Authorities have identified the victim as 50-year-old Christian Williams, of Philadelphia.READ MORE: Man Shot, Killed Inside West Philadelphia Corner Store, Police Say
The DA’s Office says a person walking their dog found Williams dead inside of a vehicle around 9:45 a.m. Thursday.READ MORE: Philadelphia High School Works To Return Native American Remains
Officials say Williams was found in the driver’s seat of his vehicle, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest.MORE NEWS: Jimmy's Timeout Sports Pub In Northeast Philadelphia Offering Half-Priced Cheesesteaks Until Ben Simmons Is Traded
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cheltenham Township Police Department at 215-885-1600 or call the Montgomery County Detectives’ Tip Line at 610-278-DOIT (3648).