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Retired boxer Tony Martin shot, killed in Philly

Updated: March 11, 2013, 12:41 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Retired boxer Tony Martin was fatally shot in an altercation with a visitor at one of his rental properties and police are searching for a suspect, authorities said Monday.

The 52-year-old Martin, a former welterweight, was shot during an argument at the home in the city's Hunting Park section on Friday, police said. Martin's niece, Robyn Peete, said her uncle had gone to the home to collect rent and found a person who wasn't supposed to be there.

Peete said she didn't ...

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