ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Police have nabbed an Allentown teen wanted in connection with a shooting in Easton.
Ricardo Mendez-Acevedo, 18, was arrested late Saturday night by Allentown police.
He is facing an attempted homicide charge for allegedly shooting a man in the face Friday afternoon in the 900 block of Spruce Street.
Witnesses tell us children were playing nearby when the shooting happened.
Mendez-Acevedo is being held at Northampton County Prison.
Friday's shooting was the latest in a series of violent incidents in Easton's west ward.
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