Philadelphia (WPHL)- A woman was found dead inside a North Philadelphia residence Friday morning.

The incident happened on the 1700 block of Edwin Place around 8:02 am.

According to police, a 44-year-old woman was found by responding officers with a gunshot wound to the head. Medics pronounced the victim dead at 8:19 am, police say.

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No arrests were made, but a weapon was recovered, police say.

The investigation is ongoing.

By: Doc Louallen/ PHL17 Digital Reporter
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