Art imitates death: Murder movie crew arrives on scene after man is shot and killed

Philadelphia Police investigate at the scene after an 18-year-old man was shot to death in the East Frankford section of Philadelphia Monday night. Photo by @JoeKaczmarek.

According to @MorganZalot @PhillyDailyNews, a production crew from the Colin Farrell movie ‘Dead Man Down‘ arrived to shoot a scene about a block away Tuesday morning.

Another crew member said he had been scoping out the area and setting up Monday afternoon when the gunfire erupted. As he watched medics work on the bloodied shooting victim, he pulled out his camera to film.

According to 6ABC: Police say the teen was shot multiple times, once in the back and once in the side. CBSPhilly reports: He was rushed to Temple University Hospital where he later died.

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