Authorities are investigating after they said that a man died in a hail of bullets in the Logan section of the city.
According to the police, a 56-year-old man was shot 15 times in the left side of his body at the 4500 complex of North 15th Street at around 8 p.m.
Philadelphia Police officers transported the victim to the Einstein Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Investigators did not say the cause of the fatal shooting. Police did not report any arrests at this time.