Man gunned down near West Philly basketball court
A 33-year-old man was shot and killed in West Philly late Monday.
The fatal shooting happened about 11 p.m. near a basketball court on the 500 block of West Creighton Street.
The victim, whom police are not identifying, was shot while he was seated on a bench near the court. Police reportedly found about a dozen shell casings at the scene.
The victim was taken by private car to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was pronounced dead at 11:17 p.m., police said. He had sustained multiple gunshot wounds, according to police.
No arrests had been made in the case as of Tuesday morning.