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Victor Ortiz pleads guilty to murder in 2012 shooting in Reading

Man pleads guilty to murder in 2012 shooting in Reading

READING, Pa. - A man will spend at least a decade behind bars for a deadly shooting in Reading.

Victor Ortiz pleaded guilty to third degree murder in Berks County Court on Wednesday. He was sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison.

Ortiz, 48, shot Donnie Edwards III in the area of North Fourth and Elm streets in July 2012. Edwards, 22, of Roanoke, Va., died at the scene.


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