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Teen suspect wounded in trail shooting sent to western Pa. center

Teen suspect wounded in trail shooting to undergo treatment

READING, Pa. - The 15-year-old boy who was shot while trying to rob a man on the Thun Trail in Cumru Township has been ordered to go to a treatment center in western Pennsylvania.

The teen was shot while trying to rob a man in January, authorities said.

Another teenager involved in the robbery was shot and killed. A third teen wasn't hurt, but remains in a treatment center, as well.

The man who shot the teens wasn't charged. Authorities said he acted in self defense.


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