15-Year-Old Boy Gunned Down In North Philadelphia

April 07, 2021

By Mary Moore

Police in Philadelphia are investigating the death of a 15-year-old boy who was shot and killed on Tuesday night around 10:30 p.m. near 26th and Somerset, NBC 10 reports.

Police arrived on the scene to find the teen in the middle of the road and it all was caught on the city's real time crime surveillance video.

At least two gunman fired the fatal shots and police discovered a dozen shell casings from at least two guns. The suspects were wearing dark clothing and are still not in custody.

The teen was transported to a local hospital where he died just a couple of months from his 16th birthday.

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