Man Shot and Killed in West Philly Convenience Store

A man was shot and killed in a convenience store at 38 th and Aspen Streets on Tuesday morning.

The victim was shot while inside the J&R Perez Grocery and talking to an employee while sitting on a stack of sodas; police say the store was not robbed and that the victim was specifically targeted. The victim was pronounced dead less than an hour later.

Police say that the store was crowded at the time and that a young girl was pushed out of the way while the gunman was shooting. The shooting was caught on store security cameras.