Press Releases


Press Releases from the City of Reading for 2021

SHOOTING INVESTIGATION
1200 North 11th Street on December 13th


READING: The Reading Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is releasing the following information relating to the Shooting Investigation that occurred at 1200 North 11th Street. Officers responded to 1200 N 11th St for the report of a shooting. On location, officers located Altrick McNeil, 41 years old male with 3 non -life-threatening gunshot wounds to his leg and arm.

Through the investigation, it was reported that there was a fight inside an apartment at the location and that persons inside the apartment assaulted McNeil. When he went to leave the apartment, an unknown subject in the hallway shot him multiple times.


McNeil was uncooperative with investigators and is currentl y in custody for a warrant out of North Carolina.


The investigation is still ongoing, and there are no suspect descriptions at this time.

Anyone with additional information relative to this incident is asked to contact the Reading Police C riminal Investigations Division at 610 -655-6246 or Crime Alert Berks Count y 877-373-9913.