Police: Man, 26, fatally shot in the head in Kensington

Philadelphia police have opened a homicide investigation after a man was fatally shot in the head Thursday morning in Kensington. 

Officers were called to the 2000 block of Rush Street around 11 a.m. for reports of gunfire. Police found a 26-year-old man shot once in the head. 

He was pronounced dead by responding medics. 

Police did not immediately report any arrests. Investigators are working to determine what caused the shooting. 


For the latest local news, sports and weather, download the FOX 29 News app.


Sign up for emails from FOX 29, including our daily Good Day Digest newsletter