Man killed in triple shooting in Philadelphia


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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police were seeking a suspect after a triple shooting claimed the life of a man.

Gunfire erupted Sunday night on South Alden Street.

A 21-year-old was shot in the head and died at a hospital, police said.

Another 21-year-old was shot multiple times and was in critical condition while a 25-year-old who was shot in the abdomen was in stable condition, according to police.

A gun fell from the clothing of one of the victims and was recovered by officers, Chief Inspector Scott Small said.

No arrests have been made.

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