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Easton police searching for shooting suspect

Considered armed and dangerous.

EASTON, Pa. - Easton police are looking for a suspect in a Thursday night shooting that left a man with multiple gunshot wounds.

According to police, a warrant has been issued for 21-year-old in connection with the shooting on Coal Street between W. Wilkes Barre and Hoyt streets.

Leiman is facing criminal attempt to commit homicide, aggravated assault, and criminal conspiracy charges.

Police consider Leiman armed and dangerous.

Detectives are also looking for another man police say was at the scene of the shooting.

That man is described as a black male, 5’5 to 5’6, thin build, with light facial hair, in his early 20’s and was wearing a green, hooded sweatshirt and black hat at the time of the shooting.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Northampton County Communications Center at 610-759-2200.

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