Man Shot 12 Times, Dies at Hospital

An arrest was made shortly after the shooting

By Lauren DiSanto
|  Thursday, Aug 2, 2012  |  Updated 5:44 AM EDT
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Man Shot 12 Times, Dies at Hospital

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A 22-year-old man is dead after being shot 12 times in his legs, chest, and torso, according to police.

The shooting happened around midnight at 23rd and Mifflin in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia.

Witnesses described the shooter as a man on a bike wearing a red shirt.

Police tracked down a man, believed to be the suspect, on the 1600 block of S. 16th Street.

He was taken into custody.
 

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