Philadelphia police investigate overnight shooting deaths

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Police are investigating two shootings that killed two men in North Philadelphia on Monday night and early Tuesday.
Credit: Metro file photo

Two people were killed by gunfire overnight in North Philadelphia.

The first shooting death happened on the 1500 block of North 23rd Street about 10:42 p.m. Monday, according to police.

Philadelphia police identified the victim as 20-year-old Tyrone Hayes. Hayes was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound to the chest at Hahnneman University Hospital at 11:10 p.m.

The second homicide occurred about 12:12 a.m. Tuesday on the 900 block of North Marvine Street, where a 21-year-old man died at the scene from a gunshot wound to his head.

Police have not identified the North Marvine Street victim.

No arrests have been made in either case, police said.


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