16-year-old boy shot multiple times, killed on North Philadelphia street, police say

Philadelphia police are investigating the shooting death of a 16-year-old boy on a North Philadelphia street.

According to authorities, 22nd District officers responded to the 2300 block of West Montgomery Avenue Thursday night, just before 9, on the report of a shooting.

Officers arrived to find a 16-year-old boy suffering from multiple gunshot wounds throughout his upper body.

Police rushed him to Temple University Hospital where he died a short time after he arrived.

Authorities later identified the teen as Nafis Betrand-Hill.

Police are actively investigating the homicide and say they found 30 spent shell casings at the scene. T

According to officials, police are searching for two males in connection with the deadly shooting. 


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