Police investigating after man fatally shot in Northeast Philadelphia

Police are investigating after they say a man in his 20s was shot and killed in Northeast Philadelphia on Saturday morning.

The incident occurred around 9 a.m. on the 3600 block of Drumore Road.

The victim suffered a single gunshot wound to the chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have yet to identify the deceased.

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

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