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1 dead, 2 injured in shooting outside bar

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Philadelphia police are trying to determine what sparked a shooting outside of a bar in the city's Nicetown-Tioga section that injured three males, one of them fatally.

Police tell Action News that gunfire rang out shortly after 2:00 a.m. after an argument outside of Rose's Lounge on the 1600 block of West Hunting Park Avenue.

A 22-year-old male was shot once in the head and transported to Temple University Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Two other victims, both 22-year-old males, were also transported to Temple Hospital for gunshot wounds. Both are in stable condition.

No arrests have been made.

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