A 32-year old unidentified male was shot Monday at 8:55 a.m. in the 4900 block of Wayne Avenue in the city’s Germantown section. He was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 9:13 a.m. His name is being withheld pending notification of kin. No arrests have been made.
Corey Morton, 27, was shot in the chest Dec. 9 at 2:18 a.m. in the 2600 block of Stanley Street in Strawberry Mansion. He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 2:37 a.m. Police say the shooting followed an argument. No arrests have been made.
An unidentified 25-year old male was shot to death on Dec. 8 at 12:39 a.m. in the Easy Corner Bar, in the 500 block of North 35th Street in West Philadelphia. Police would not release his identity pending notification of next of kin. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the neck and torso. He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and pronounced dead at 1:49 a.m. Police say an argument preceded the shooting. No arrests have been made.
Police are searching for a burglary suspect in Germantown. On Dec. 7 at 12:20 a.m. an unknown male was captured on surveillance video at a Giant Dollar Store at 35 E. Chelten Ave., after entering through the roof. Once inside, he took money from several cash registers and a rear office. He fled fter taking $5,400 in cash. The suspect is described as a Black male, 20 to 30 years of age, with a shaved head, possible goatee, medium build, and wearing a hooded sweatshirt and jeans.
A video of the suspect can be viewed on the Philadelphia Police’s Youube channel or http://www.phillypolice.com/news.
To submit a tip on the suspect call (215) 686-8377.