KENSINGTON (WTXF) - Philadelphia Police are investigating a shooting that left a father dead in Kensington.
The incident occurred at 12:55 a.m. on the 800 block of East Hilton Street.
Officers responded to a call of a person with a gun at the location and when they arrived found a 21-year-old male victim on the street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the head, neck, and face.
The victim was taken to Temple Hospital where he was pronounced at 2:50 a.m. Family identified the victim as 21-year-old Nycier Robinson.
"He loved to dance,” his father, Anthony Robinson, told FOX 29. “We want to know what happened.”
Nycier leaves behind a 1-year-old son and another son born just days before the murder.
There has not been an arrest or a determined motive.
The investigation is ongoing with homicide investigators. Anyone with information should contact the Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334.