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Authorities arrest Lehigh Township homicide suspect

Coroner IDs fatal shooting victim

BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa. - Authorities have arrested the suspect in a fatal shooting in Lehigh Township on Wednesday.

Pennsylvania State Police have charged John Hann with single counts of homicide and attempted homicide. The 61-year-old is waiting to be arraigned by District Judge Robert Hawke.

Lehigh Township police identified Hann as the suspect in the shooting 64-year-old Joseph F. Mullner, who died of multiple gunshot wounds, according to the coroner.

The lockdown at three Bethlehem Area School Disrict schools has been lifted. Oakland Road, between Hecktown Road and Oakland Square Drive, remains closed.


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