Homeowner shot eight times; pronounced dead in his living room overnight in Kingsessing

Neighbors looks on as police investigate at the scene of a home invasion and fatal shooting on Vogdes Streets in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia overnight. Photos by Joe Kaczmarek. More: http://joekaczmarek.blogspot.com/

Philly.com is reporting that the victim was shot in the chest, back and arms, according to police. Eight shell casings were found.

According to CBS3: The gunfire began outside on the street and ended up inside a home where the victim, believed to be the homeowner, was pronounced dead in the living room.

6ABC adds: Upon their arrival, officials found a 36-year-old man lying on the floor. He had been shot eight times at close range.

 

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