Northeast Times

Man dies of gunshot wounds

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A 19-year-old man with mul­tiple gun­shot wounds died early Monday about an hour after po­lice found him ly­ing in a Frank­ford street.

Po­lice iden­ti­fied the vic­tim as Nich­olas Kend­all, 19, of the 3200 block of Rorer St. in Kens­ing­ton.

Of­ficers from the 15th dis­trict were called to 5763 Frank­ford Ave. at 11:11 p.m. on Sunday and found the vic­tim bleed­ing from the chest and head. He was taken to Aria Health-Tor­res­dale and pro­nounced dead shortly after mid­night.

Cir­cum­stances of the shoot­ing, in­clud­ing a motive, are not known. Po­lice have named no sus­pects pub­licly. ••

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