Man, 25, shot and killed while driving in South Philadelphia

Police are investigating after they say a man was shot and killed while driving in South Philadelphia.

The incident occurred around 8:15 p.m. Monday on the 2300 block of South Marshall Street.

Responding officers found the victim in the driver's seat of a Chevy Impala, which had struck several parked cars on the block. The man suffered a gunshot wound to the head.

The victim, identified as 25-year-old Najee Jones, was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

No arrests have been made at this time. This is an ongoing investigation.

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