PHILADELPHIA, PA — In the early hours of Saturday, July 16th, a homicide by shooting occurred in a parking lot on the 2400 block of Kelly Drive.
The victim, a 30-year-old black male, was shot in the head and pronounced dead on the scene. Police are asking for help from the public to identify the suspects in this released video.
Witnesses reported that prior to the shooting, several vehicles were performing high-risk, illegal maneuvers while some of the vehicle’s occupants watched. An altercation began between the victim and members of the group that lead to the victim being shot and killed.
Philadelphia Police say the vehicle involved is a blue 2013 Dodge Charger with a black front end, black rims and a Pennsylvania tag # (LSM-6861). The vehicle was operated by a thin build, black male, medium length hair, medium complexion, and approximately 20 years of age.
Detectives are asking anyone with any information on this incident to please contact Philadelphia Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334 or call 911.
Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
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