A 23-year-old man was fatally shot Tuesday night in North Philadelphia, police said.

At 8:19 p.m., police were called to the 2700 block of West Seltzer Street, where they found the victim shot in the head and abdomen, said Chief Inspector Scott Small. The victim died 29 minutes later at Temple University Hospital.

The shooter reportedly fled south on 28th Street. Small said several shootings have occurred in the area in recent months. - Robert Moran