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Reading police investigate fatal shooting of man in street

READING, Pa. - A man was fatally shot in Reading late Tuesday night.

Witnesses reported hearing as many as seven shots before police arrived to find the victim motionless at South Ninth and Cherry streets about 11:20 p.m. Tuesday.

A woman seen crying and screaming at the scene said the victim had two children at home, but police didn't immediately release the man's identity or confirm his family status.

Police didn't immediately identify any suspects or file charges.


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