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Person wounded by gunfire in Reading

READING, Pa. - Police are investigating the shooting of a person in Reading.

RPD officers and paramedics were dispatched shortly before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday to South Ninth Street between Cherry and Franklin.

Neighbors reported hearing multiple gunshots. The victim was reportedly found lying in the street.

Police quickly established a large crime scene around the area adjacent to a pair of Reading Housing Authority high-rises, but they have not yet released any other information.

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