- Associated Press - Thursday, August 27, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Police are investigating the shooting death of a man whose body was found by friends in a North Philadelphia apartment.

Police say the two friends called 911 after finding the 24-year-old man dead in an apartment around 1 a.m. Thursday.

He had a gunshot wound to the head.

Police say they found semi-automatic shell casings near the man’s body. No weapon was found at the scene.

Police say there were no signs of forced entry at the apartment in the city’s Francisville section. They say it had a strong stench of marijuana.

Police are questioning the man’s friends as part of a continuing investigation. No arrests have been made.

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