Witness: 2 men ran from deadly shooting in Kingsessing

Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead in Kingsessing Thursday morning.

The shooting occurred around 1:45 a.m. on the 5600 block of Chester Avenue.

Officers responded to the sound of gunshots in the area and found the victim laying on the sidewalk with more than a half dozen shell casings near the victim.

The victim was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

A witness says they saw two men running from the scene.

No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police.