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Police Say Fight Led To Shooting In Wilkes-Barre

Posted on: 11:06 pm, July 9, 2013, by , updated on: 10:54pm, July 9, 2013


WILKES-BARRE — Authorities say one person was taken to the hospital after a shooting in Wilkes-Barre.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday outside a home on Harkins Lane.

Police say it started as a fight between two men and spilled onto the street.

Investigators say the victim was shot in the leg and was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

There is still no word on the victim’s name or if anyone was taken into custody.

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