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Feltonville shooter guns down teen

The fatal shooting happened shortly after midnight Thursday at 4th and Wingohocking streets in Philadelphia's Feltonville neighborhood.

police crime scene tape A 19-year-old man was shot and killed in Philadelphia's Feltonville section early Thursday.
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Philadelphia police are searching for a gunman who killed a teen in Feltonville early Thursday.

The fatal shooting happened shortly after midnight at 4th and Wingohocking streets, 6ABC Action News reported.


The 19-year-old victim was shot several times as he got into a car. He was pronounced dead after being rushed to a hospital.

Investigators found at least a half-dozen shell casings at the scene.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.

Correction: This article identified the section of the city where the shooting occurred as Hunting Park when originally posted.

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