Man shot, killed in East Germantown, police say

By KYW Newsradio 1060
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a 38-year-old man in East Germantown on Tuesday.

Police say the man was shot in the back along Locust Avenue near McMahon Street, just after 9:30 a.m.

A toddler and another man were shot in the same neighborhood around the same time on Monday.

So far this year, 108 people have been killed at the hands of another — the highest in more than a decade.