PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police have identified the father who was shot and killed Monday night as 42-year-old Raymond Lighty of Upper Darby. He was shot multiple times at point-blank range in the torso and chest while inside a car with his two daughters. The two girls, 16 and 13, were not injured.
The shooting happened on the 900 block of South 4th Street around 5:45 p.m. in the city’s Queen Village section. He was transported to Jefferson University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 6:05 p.m., according to police.First Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 Omicron Variant Reported In Philadelphia, New Jersey
Philadelphia police are searching for the shooter who fired a semi-automatic weapon into the gray minivan Lighty and his two daughters were inside.
“We found 14 bullet holes in the front windshield,” Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small said.READ MORE: Family Of Fallen Delaware County Firefighter Has Mortgage Fully Paid Off
Police are still trying to figure out a motive and are currently reviewing surveillance cameras from the area.
A weapon was recovered, police say.
Anyone with information is asked to call the police.MORE NEWS: Mother Of Ahmir Jones, Teen Killed Protecting Girlfriend During Robbery Near Temple University, Speaks Out
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