Montgomery County authorities say it happened around 2 p.m. Sunday in West Pottsgrove Township. They say Kareem Ali Borowy was taken from the home by several armed gunman who demanded cash.
Investigators later got a second call and found his body about five miles away. Police wouldn't immediately say how he had been killed, but they said it appears he had been targeted.
Borowy was a 2012 graduate of Pottsgrove High School and classmates described him as a good person. Investigators are trying to determine a motive and are searching for the suspects.