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DA: Man fatally shot in Muhlenberg; suspect in custody

MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa. - One person is dead following a double shooting in a quiet neighborhood in Muhlenberg Township, Berks County.

Police were called to the 1000 block of Jean Avenue around 4:30 p.m.

Berks County District Attorney John Adams said one person died. Another person was transported to the hospital, but officials had no information about that victim's condition.

The suspect turned himself in, Adams said.

At this point, authorities are not releasing the names of the suspect or the victims or any details about the investigation.

One neighbor told 69 News that he saw a man in the street with a shotgun shortly after shots were fired.

As of 8 p.m. Sunday, police still had part of the neighborhood sealed off with crime tape.


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