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Man shot over alleged theft of guns, drugs in Monroe County

Dylan Frantz shot Albert Guzman Thursday night, police say

ELDRED TWP., Pa. - We now know the identity of the man who police said shot and wounded another man in Monroe County after an alleged robbery Thursday afternoon.

Albert Guzman assaulted Dylan Frantz at a gas station on Route 209 in Kresgeville around 3 p.m., police said.

Guzman, 22, of Effort, wanted to meet-up with Frantz, 20, of Kunkletown, after learning the man had stolen Guzman's drugs and guns, police said.

The two men ended up at a home on Sycamore Drive in Eldred Township, where the stolen items were located, and that is where Frantz shot Guzman, police said.

Guzman was transported to St. Luke's Hospital in Fountain Hill, Lehigh County. Officials had no information about his condition.

Frantz was charged with aggravated assault and committed to the Monroe County Correctional Facility on $500,000 bail.

Charges against Guzman are pending, police said.

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