Ten gunshots kill man in Frankford

Above: A child reacts as her mother carries her past the crime scene after a man was shot to death late Sunday night in Frankford. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

A 25-year-old man died after he was shot ten times around 11:45 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Darrah Street and Dyre Street in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.

According to police, responding officers found the man on a sidewalk and rushed him to the Aria Health Torresdale Campus, but he was pronounced dead a short time later. Police said they found fifteen fired shell casings close to the victim but no witnesses. The Philadelphia Daily News and 6ABC have brief reports.

Slide show: Neighbors look on a as police investigate the crime scene. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Posted by Jim MacMillan.

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