Man, 29, gunned down inside Tacony takeout restaurant

- Police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead in Philadelphia’s Tacony neighborhood.

The shooting happened inside a Chinese takeout restaurant on the 6900 block of Torresdale Avenue around 9:20 p.m.

Investigators say the 31-year-old victim was waiting inside the restaurant when the shooter came up to the front door and opened fire, striking the victim multiple times.

Store employees were behind the counter at the time of the incident but were protected by bulletproof glass.

Police say the motive is unknown, but they are looking through surveillance footage for more information about the incident.

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