Grand jury to investigate shooting by Philly cop

By Stephanie Farr
Philadelphia Daily News

PHILADELPHIA — A grand jury will investigate the shooting death of an unarmed man at the hands of an off-duty police officer on Nov. 21 in Port Richmond, District Attorney Lynne Abraham and Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey announced yesterday.

William "Billy" Panas Jr., 21, was shot and killed by Frank Tepper, an officer from the department's Civil Affairs Unit, outside of Tepper's home about 11 p.m.

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