- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 29, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities say a 13-year-old boy has died after he was shot in the head in northwest Philadelphia.

Police said the victim was shot shortly before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday by an unknown suspect or suspects in the Germantown section of the city.

The boy was rushed to Einstein Medical Center in critical condition but succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

No arrests were immediately announced.


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