Police looking for homicide suspect after man fatally shot multiple times in North Philadelphia

Marcus Whitehead

A man was shot dead over the weekend in North Philadelphia, and now police say they are looking for the man responsible.

Police found 26-year-old Diniar Khayne Camp when responding to reports for a "person with a gun" on the 1900 block of 19th Street early Saturday morning.

The unresponsive victim was reportedly suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

A loaded firearm was reportedly found.


Police are now looking for 22-year-old Marcus Whitehead, of Miriam Road, in connection to the homicide.

Family members say Camp was visiting the city to mourn the shooting death of Joelill Foy, a friend and local musician.

Anyone with information is asked not to approach the suspect, and to call Philadelphia Police at 215-686-8477.