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SHOOTING INVESTIGATION
The Reading Police Department releases details of Miltimore Streets’ Shooting.


READING: The Reading Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is releasing the following information relating to the Shooting Investigation that occurred in the 600 Block of Milimore Street , Reading, Berks County, Pa.

At approximately 11:45 PM, Officers responded to the 600 Block of Miltimore Street for the report of a shooting. Officers arrived and located two male victims. One of the males, 24 years old, was pronounced dead on the scene, while a second male, 37 years old, was transported to Reading Hospital Tower Health, where he succumbed to his injuries.

There have been no arrests made at this time, and the investigation is still ongoing.

The Reading Police Department encourages anyone with information relative to this incident to contact the Reading Police Criminal Investigations Division at 610 -655-6246 or Crime Alert Berks County 877-373-9913.