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Man headed to trial in 2012 homicide in Reading

Man headed to trial in 2012 homicide in Reading

READING, Pa. - A man charged with first and third degree murder in Reading is heading to trial.

Charges against Michael Lee Paris have been held for court.

Authorities said he shot and killed Steven Crespo in an apparent case of mistaken identity.

The shooting happened in the 300 block of West Douglass Street in October 2012.

When authorities charged Paris in May he was behind bars on unrelated charges in Montgomery County.


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