Gunfire kills one man and wounds a second early Thursday

A 27-year-old man was found shot to death near Roosevelt Boulevard and North Broad Street in Philadelphia’s Hunting Park section at about 6:30 a.m. Thursday. According to the Philadelphia Daily News, the victim was shot in the head and has yet to be identified.

Another man was reported in stable condition at Einstein Medical Center after he was shot overnight on Ogontz Avenue near Limekiln Pike, in the Ogontz section of the city.

Early Thursday morning, a 28-year-old man was shot on South 55th Street in Southwest Philadelphia. He was reported in stable condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Gunshot victim reports have dropped significantly this week after 40 victims were reported across Philadelphia through the first ten days of June.

Updated map: Philadelphia shooting victim reports for June, 2013

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