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Philadelphia Police: Man Shot In Back Of Head, Killed In Kensington

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- A man was shot in the back of the head and killed in Philadelphia's Kensington section on Wednesday afternoon, police say. The shooting occurred on the 3000 block of Ruth Street around 1:30 p.m.

The man was pronounced dead on the scene by a medic at 1:40 p.m., according to police.

No arrests have been made and no weapon was recovered.

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