Police: 27-year-old man shot and killed in South Philadelphia

Police in South Philadelphia investigate a shooting that left a 27-year-old man dead.

Police in South Philadelphia are investigating after a man was shot and killed Monday afternoon.

Police responded to the 1800 block of South Corlies Street Monday, just after 2:15 p.m., on the report of a shooting, officials said.

Responding officers found a 27-year-old man shot three times in the head.

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The man was taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

Police say the investigation is ongoing. No arrests have been made, but a weapon was found.


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