Chester Police were called to the 200 block of Broomall Street just before 11:00am for a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found a 22 year old male who was shot in the back.
Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene. His identity has not yet been released.
An unidentified hooded gunman was seen fleeing the scene. Persons with any information about the incident are asked to contact Chester police.
This is the sixth homicide in the city of Chester this year. City and County agencies are investigating.
Summer is not over just yet! 90 degree temperatures will take us into September. Much of the week ahead is looking hot with temps in the 90's and upper 80's.
There is a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms Monday and Tuesday.
Unsettled weather will continue through Labor Day with temperatures soaring in the 90's. We aren't looking at a washout but there will be pop up showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening on Monday.
Monday (90/72): Clouds/Storm
Tuesday (93/71): Clouds/Storm
Wednesday (87/63) Mostly Sunny