Police: Deaths of 2 bound men found in Philadelphia river drug-related; both had throats slit

  • by: SEAN CARLIN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 27, 2014 - 4:55 PM

PHILADELPHIA — Two men were found dead in a river Wednesday, bound and weighted down with makeshift anchors and their throats slit, in drug-related abductions and killings that authorities said may also have been gang-related. A third victim who was badly wounded also was tossed in the river but managed to swim ashore, police said.

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