New Castle News


December 12, 2012

Police, emergency personnel respond to shooting

NEW CASTLE — A shooting was reported in Slippery Rock Township Wednesday evening.

State police and emergency medical personnel were responding to the scene of the shooting along Rose Point-Harlansburg Road.

Few details were available, but the incident was reported shortly before 9:30 p.m. Scanner reports indicated the victim had been shot in the head.

A helicopter had been summoned to transport the victim to a hospital.

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