Police investigating gunfire found a Montgomery County homeless man shot and killed near a busy thoroughfare in Chester County.
Coatesville officers found the yet-to-be identified man suffering multiple gunshot wounds behind a home along Diamond Street near N 7th Avenue in Coatesville, Pennsylvania shortly after 6 a.m. Friday, said Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan.
The homicide took place one block from Lincoln Highway (Business US Route 30) and near the Salvation Army.
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The victim was shot multiple times, said investigators. He hailed from Pottstown and would occasionally reside in shelters in Coatesville, said Hogan.
No word yet on suspects or a motive in the case.