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17-year-old boy shot, killed in Kingsessing, police say

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PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia police say a 17-year-old boy was shot and killed in the city's Kingsessing neighborhood.It happened on the 5800 block of Kingsessing Avenue Friday around 8 p.m.According to police, he was shot once in the chest.

The victim was taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where he died shortly before 8:30 p.m.So far, no arrests have been made and a weapon has not been recovered.For resources for victims of violence in Philadelphia, see here.This is a developing story.

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