Authorities are investigating after a young man was shot dead in North Philadelphia.
According to police, a 26-year-old victim was fatally shot in the back near the intersection of North 27th Street and West Cumbria Street around noon.
The victim, whose identity has not been revealed, was taken to Temple University Hospital in a private vehicle. Police say he was pronounced dead around 12:15 p.m.
No arrests have been announced at this time. Police did not say the reason for the shooting.