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Rejected greeting

By Amanda L. Snyder

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Police have released surveillance video of a Point Breeze afternoon shooting in hopes of apprehending the gunman. 


A 45-year-old man was walking southbound on the 1600 block of South 24th Street at 2:35 p.m. Jan. 7, according to police. Three unknown men approached him when he reached Morris Street. He extended his hand to greet one of the men, who was wearing a red hat and green jacket, but instead of reciprocating, that man pulled out a firearm and began shooting, striking his victim multiple times before fleeing in an unknown direction. 


A detailed description of the gunmen was not available at press time. 


To report information, call South Detectives’ tip line at 215-685-1635, text PPDTIP (773847) or visit phillypolice.com/forms.

Contact Managing Editor Amanda L. Snyder at asnyder@southphillyreview.com or ext. 117.

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