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Allentown teen charged in Feb. 19 shooting

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Feb 27 2014 04:54:39 PM CST
Teen shot on N Jordan Street in Allentown
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

Nineteen-year-old Travis Malone of Allentown turned himself in at police headquarters Thursday morning for a Feb. 19  shooting in the 500 block of North Jordan Street in the city.

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the torso that afternoon, but survived.

Malone was charged with attempted homicide, aggravated assault and weapons offenses, reported Captain Gail Struss of Allentown Police.

After being arraigned Thursday afternoon before Magisterial District Judge David Howells Jr., Malone was sent to Lehigh County Prison.

Bail is set at $250,000.