Man dies after point-blank shooting in Germantown

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Philadelphia police are seeking two suspects in connection with a fatal shooting in Germantown on Thursday.
Credit: Metro file

A 24-year-old man died after he was shot multiple times at point-blank range in Germantown about 6 p.m. Thursday.

The victim was pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital following the shooting on the 4900 block of Pulaski Street, NBC10 reported. He had been shot five times in the upper body.

A total of seven shell casings were found in the area, according to the report.

Philadelphia police are hunting for two suspects, who reportedly fled through Happy Hollow Playground.. They are looking to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the homicide or seen the suspects running from the area.



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