Man shot in the shoulder and killed in North Philadelphia, police say

Philadelphia police are investigating after a 60-year-old man was shot and killed in North Philadelphia.

Officials say 39th District police were called to the 2900 block of North Taney Street, Saturday morning, around 11, for a reported shooting.

Philadelphia police investigate a shooting in North Philadelphia that killed a 60-year-old man.

Responding officers found a 60-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder.


He was rushed by medics to Temple University Hospital, where he died a short time later.

According to authorities, police are actively investigating possible motives into the shooting. No weapon has been recovered and no arrests have been made.