Man shot and killed outside Chinese restaurant in Frankford

Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed outside a Chinese restaurant in Frankford late Sunday night.

Just before 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the 4700 block of Griscom Street, where a 25-year-old man suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the chest and back.

The victim was transported to Temple University Hospital, where he was prononuced dead a short time later.

Police recovered eight shell casings from the scene.

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

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