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Police: Man dies after being attacked by group in North Philadelphia

November 17, 2018 - 2:39 pm

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) --Philadelphia police say a 20-year-old man has died after he was attacked by a group of people in the city's Olney neighborhood.

It happened just before 10:30 a.m. Saturday in 6600 block of Limekiln Pike.

Authorities say the victim was assaulted by a group of people with some sort of a weapon, possibly a hammer.

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The man was taken to Einstein Medical Center, where he died a short time later.

Investigators say no weapon was found and no arrests have been made. 

There was no word of what motivated the attack.