Northeast Times

Worker shot to death in cab of furniture truck

A North­east man died of mul­tiple gun­shot wounds Sat­urday night as he sat in a truck be­hind the North Phil­adelphia fur­niture store where he worked.

De­tect­ives have no sus­pects and do not know the motive in the shoot­ing, which oc­curred at 6:25 p.m. on the 900 block of N. Watts St., be­hind the Un­der­ground Fur­niture store, said Of­ficer Jill­ian Rus­sell, a po­lice spokes­wo­man.

Kev­in Drinks, 50, of the 1800 block of Oak­mont St., was found in the cab with mul­tiple wounds of the body. He was pro­nounced dead at 6:35 p.m. at Hahne­mann Uni­versity Hos­pit­al. ••

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