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Two Implicated In Shooting Near Shamokin

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SHAMOKIN TOWNSHIP — Arrest papers in Northumberland County tie two men to the location where a woman was found shot over the weekend.

Salicia Yost was discovered in a car with a gunshot wound to her head on Saturday along Irish Valley Road near Shamokin.

Esteven Soto of the Bronx and Rafael Diroche of Mount Carmel face drug and gun charges.

Arrest papers show Diroche and the victim exchanged texts and calls. The two also discussed meeting up, and mentioned “being on Irish Valley Road.”

So far, the men are not charged with Yost’s shooting.


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