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Fatal shooting over eviction in Perry County

Written by The Associated Press | Jan 11, 2016 2:42 PM
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(Duncannon) -- State police say gunfire at an attempted eviction in central Pennsylvania has killed one person and wounded another.

Trooper Robert Hicks said an altercation began just after 10:00 a.m. today during the eviction attempt in Perry County's Penn Township.

He said shots were fired and left one person dead.

Another person who was wounded was flown to a hospital where his condition wasn't immediately available.

Hicks said all parties have been identified and there was no danger to the public.

Published in News, Perry County

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