Man shot, killed in North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) Police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead on Somerset and A Street in North Philadelphia.  Surveillance cameras from the corner store caught the entire shooting. 

The shooting happened shortly before 5:30 p.m. Friday. 

Looking at the video in the reflection of window of a burgundy SUV parked out front you can see two people pull up on a dirt bike. The video shows the victim standing in front of the corner store as the gunman approaches, firing shots at the victim, even after he's on the ground. 

According to police, a 22-year-old man was shot twice in the chest and once in the stomach. The victim was transported to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say one man has been apprehended. Police may be looking for another suspect. 

This is a developing story, please stay with FOX 29 for updates.

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