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Man Dies After Shooting in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE -- A man has now died after getting shot in Wilkes-Barre.

Police say a man was shot in the face in the 500 block of South Franklin Street just before 11 p.m. on Thursday.

He was identified by the coroner as Kervin Garcia, age 28.

Investigators say Garcia was inside his home when two people came to his door, fired a shot, and ran off.

He was taken to the hospital where he died.


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