Man gunned down outside Grays Ferry bar

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

A fight between two men on the steps of a Philadelphia bar turned deadly late Monday night.

It happened outside the Big Fellas Sports Bar at 33rd and Reed Streets around 11:20 p.m.

Police say one man punched another. The other man then pulled out a gun and fired five shots.

The victim, 36-year-old Matthew Smith of the 3200 block of Wharton Street, was suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died at the hospital.

The search is on for the killer.

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