Crime scene investigators gather evidence after a man was found shot to death on the front steps of a home near the intersection of 66th Street and Paschall Avenue in the Elmwood section of Southwest Philadelphia Tuesday night. Photographs for the GunCrisis Reporting Project by Tom Kelly IV.
Police were called out to the scene at about 7:30 p.m. and found the victim, estimated to be in his 40s, shot once in the chest. Responding medics pronounced him dead on location.
According to a 6ABC video report, no arrests were made.
Altogether, two men have been killed and three more wounded in separate incidents in less than 24 hours since noon Monday in Philadelphia.