Police: Teen shot and killed in Nicetown Thursday morning

Philadelphia police are investigating a deadly shooting in the city’s Nicetown neighborhood.

Officers responded to the scene around 6:15 a.m. Thursday morning after a passerby found a teenage boy lying in the street unresponsive.

Police arrived on scene and found the 17-year-old victim suffering from a single gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene by responding medics.

No arrests have been made at this time and no weapon was recovered.