crime scene A 46-year-old construction worker was gunned down in North Philadelphia Tuesday morning.
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A 46-year-old man died in North Philadelphia early Tuesday morning after being shot in the head as he headed to work.


The fatal shooting occurred on the 2800 block of North Lawrence Street shortly after 5 a.m.


The victim, identified in the report as a construction worker, was pronounced dead at the scene. He died in a hail of bullets, having been struck at least once in his head and multiple times in his torso.


Police have not yet identified the victim.