The Philadelphia Police Department’s investigators are trying to find out more information about a gunshot that happened on Tuesday morning and claimed the life of a man.
Just before 12:30 a.m. in Wynnefield, police said that officers responded to reports of gunshots and a person shot at 52nd and Berks Streets.
Police were called to the location, where they allegedly discovered a 25-year-old male with several gunshot wounds to the chest and torso laying in a driveway.
The man was taken to Lankenau Medical Center by police, where he was later declared dead at 12:45 a.m., according to authorities.
Authorities said the man is presently designated as a John Doe and is unidentified.
At the crime site, 10 shell casings, according to investigators.
According to the police, it appears that the shooter and victim were extremely close together.
According to police, the inquiry is active and still going on.