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Allentown shooting leaves man in critical condition, police searching for 2 men

Allentown shooting leaves man in...

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A man is fighting for his life after being shot in Allentown Friday night.

Allentown police say around 9:30 p.m. a 26-year-old man was shot while in a vehicle in the 400 block of N. Law Street.

Police say they received a call that the victim had gone to Sacred Heart Hospital. Police arrived and took the man to Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest where he was listed in critical condition. 

Police say the man was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Authorities are now searching for two dark-skinned males. 

Multiple evidence markers were visible on the scene as police investigated and many of the streets in the vicinity were closed.

It's unclear what led to shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 610-437-7721.



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