Two men were shot in the head in a deadly shooting Saturday morning, Philadelphia police say

Men shot dead in Philadelphia

Two separate shootings erupted Saturday morning in Philadelphia, killing two.

Police said the first shots were fired near a strip mall on the 5700 block of Rising Sun Avenue in Lawncrest just after 6:30 a.m.

A 23-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene after being found with a gunshot wound to the back of his head.


Hours later, a 62-year-old man was also found shot in the head on West Godfrey Avenue in Olney around 9.20am.

He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No weapons were found in either of the fatal shootings and no arrests were made. Both are under investigation.

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