PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are investigating a double homicide in the city’s Spring Garden neighborhood Monday afternoon. The shooting happened on the 500 block of North 16th Street around 12:45 p.m.
Police say a 27-year-old man was shot twice in the face. He was taken to Jefferson University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.READ MORE: 2 Atlantic City Councilmembers Request State Troopers Assist Police After Violent Weekend
Another man, approximately 30 years old, was shot once in the head. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
BREAKING: Two people shot and killed in the 500 block of North 16th Street a short time ago. For reference, this is directly outside #CBS3 studios in Spring Garden. Police tell me there have been no arrests. The victims’ IDs have not been released. @CBSPhilly
— Joe Holden (@JoeHoldenCBS3) May 31, 2021READ MORE: 6 Day Workweeks And Poked By Needles: YaFavTrashman Fighting For Philadelphia Sanitation Workers' Safety
Officials say weapons were found in the victim’s car.
Their names have not been released at this time.
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