Police: Two men shot, killed in West Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) Philadelphia Police are investigating a double homicide in West Philadelphia.

Officers responded after shots were fired on the 6000 block of Spruce Street shortly after 10:10 a.m. Thursday.

Police say two men, ages 22 and 26, were transported to separate hospitals where they were later pronounced dead.

The 22-year-old man was struck one time in the upper right chest. He was transported to Mercy Hospital by a private vehicle.

The 26-year-old male was shot once in the chest, and a second time in the torso. He was transported to Presbyterian Hospital by police.

The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made. 

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