PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 36-year-old man was shot in the face and killed inside a home on the 300 block of West Ruscomb Street in the city’s Olney section, Philadelphia police said Monday night. It happened shortly after 8 p.m., according to the police.
When police arrived on the scene, they found they found the man inside the second-floor bathroom floor suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the chest and mouth.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Officer Has Strong Message For Son's Killers After Hyram Hill Killed In Targeted Shooting
Police say the man’s 43-year-old girlfriend was in the house and may have shot him in self-defense.READ MORE: Manor College Students Past, Present 'Very Angry And Frustrated' About Ukraine-Russia Tensions
According to police, the woman has bruises on her face. She was taken to Einstein Medical Center and being detained.
A weapon was also recovered.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Police Officer Injured After Being Dragged By Vehicle During Traffic Stop: Police
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