Allentown East Fairview Street shooting

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Police are investigating a shooting in Allentown Thursday night.

Allentown police officers responded to a shooting at the 200 block of East Fairview Street shortly before 7 p.m., according to a news release from the Allentown Police Department.

Arriving officers found a victim suffering from a gunshot wound, city police said. The person was treated on scene and taken by Allentown EMS to an area hospital. The person is expected to survive. 

There's no word on whether any arrests have been made.

The Allentown Police Department is asking anyone with information to call Detectives at 610-437-7721 or the Police Desk at 610-437-7753 (ext. 1).

Additionally, anonymous text tips can be sent via the Tip411 App available on the Allentown Police Facebook Page or via the Allentown Police Department website.

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