A Gray Ferry teen was slain about six blocks from his home Sunday evening.
Jymare Nixon was pronounced dead within two minutes of authorities arriving to the scene on the 2500 block of Federal Street at 6:31 p.m., Officer Jill Russell of the Police Public Affairs Unit said. The 17-year-old, of the 1500 block of South Etting Street, died from multiple gunshot wounds to the face, chest and arms.
Police did not have any suspects or a motive as of press time.
To report information, call Homicide Division at 215-686-3334 or visit www.phillypolice.com/forms.
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