The incident occurred at 2:38 a.m. on Friday, June 24 at the 2100 block of Cecil B. Moore Avenue in North Philadelphia.
Police say 73-year-old James Lambert was attacked by four men and three women. The suspects are believed to be in their early to mid-teens.
Action News has learned that two of the suspects are minors and siblings. You have a lawyer.
Police said the suspects repeatedly hit the victim with objects and pushed him to the ground.
Surveillance video released by police on Friday shows the suspects attacking the victim with a traffic cone.
The man suffered head injuries and later died, police said
Homicide Captain Jason Smith said at least two teenagers were involved in the beating and the coroner ruled Lambert’s death a blunt force trauma.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Philadelphia Police Department Homicide Division at 215-686-3334/3335.
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