Man shot to death in Northern Liberties

Philadelphia Police examine the scene after a disturbance on this restaurant patio led to a fatal shooing in Northern Liberties overnight. Photos by Joe Kaczmarek. More: http://joekaczmarek.blogspot.com/

Philly.com is reporting: Just after midnight, cops said, they received reports of a shooting on Hancock Street near Germantown Avenue, on the edge of the courtyard at the Piazza at Schmidt’s. A 25-year-old man was shot at least three times in his neck and chest, according to investigators.

Police found this revolver near the scene. Photo by Joe Kaczmarek.

According to NBC10: The victim was shot in the chest. He was pronounced dead at 2:40 a.m. this morning. That victim hasn’t been identified.

Police examine a weapon at the scene. Photo by Joe Kaczmarek.

6ABC says: Police are searching for a black male in his 20s, wearing a pink and grey shirt. He was accompanied by 2 females and one male.

Police tape surrounds a large crime scene after the shooting. Photo by Joe Kaczmarek.

CBS3 is reporting: According to investigators, the victim and the shooter were sitting at separate tables on the patio of the restaurant P.Y.T. at the Piazza at Schmidt’s. It’s unclear what sparked an argument.

Fox29 adds: Police are hoping surveillance video will lead them to the killer.

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