File photo. Credit: Rikard Larma / Metro File photo.
Credit: Rikard Larma / Metro


Police are investigating the shooting death of a 30-year-old man who was gunned down Sunday morning on a North Philadelphia street.


Officers around 2 a.m. responded to a radio call reporting a person with a gun on the 300 block of West Cecil B. Moore Avenue.



Arriving officers found the victim lying in the street.


He had been shot in the chest.

Medics pronounced the man on the scene.

His identity has not yet been released, and there is not yet word on a motive or suspect in the slaying.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call 911, to contact the Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334 or 3335, or to submit an anonymous tip by dialing 215-686-TIPS (8477), texting PPD TIP (773847), emailing or by filling out this online form.