Police: Four Philadelphia homicides in less than 4 1/2 hours

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say the weekend got off to a violent start in Philadelphia with four homicides around the city in less than 4 1/2 hours.

Police said a 30-year-old man was killed and a 25-year-old man critically injured shortly after 12:30 a.m. Saturday in south Philadelphia.

Police said a 46-year-old man was shot in a convenience store parking lot shortly after 1:30 a.m. Saturday in southwest Philadelphia. Shortly before 3:30 a.m. Saturday, a 34-year-old man was shot in northeast Philadelphia.

Police said a 29-year-old man was shot in the chest in the parking lot of a West Philadelphia gas station shortly after 5 a.m. Saturday.

No arrests have been announced.

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