Argument Prompts Deadly Shooting on South Philly Street

An argument on a South Philadelphia street lead to the shooting death of a 38-year-old man Thursday evening, police said.

Michael Walsh was shot in the chest during an argument on the corner of Ritner and South Carlisle sts around 4:50 p.m., according to officials.

Walsh was taken to the hospital in critical condition and died a short time later.


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Police are asking for the public's help finding the shooter. Anyone with information is urged to call police.

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