Man shot multiple times, killed on SEPTA’s Broad Street Line in Philadelphia



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A man was fatally shot on Monday afternoon while riding a SEPTA train on the Broad Street Line, Philadelphia police said.

The shooting happened at about 2:40 p.m. near Broad Street and Fairmount Avenue in the city’s Francisville section.

The man, who is believed to be in his 20s, was shot 11 times throughout the body, police said.

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The incident began as an argument between two men, police said. One of the men pulled out a gun and fired.

The victim was taken to Temple University Hospital where he died a short time later.

A 16-year-old was also shot in the arm, police said.

There was no immediate word on any suspects or arrests.

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This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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