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Man murdered on front steps of Port Richmond home

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Police say a man in his 30's was murdered outside a house while sitting on the steps in the city's Port Richmond section Tuesday night.

The man was shot several times around 11:00 p.m. on the 3300 block of Agate Street.

According to police, the victim was sitting outside on the front steps of a house when someone opened fire on him.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

So far, there are no suspects in custody and police are trying to determine the motive.

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homicide, port richmond, philadelphia, local/state
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