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Police: Suspect in shooting near highway nabbed

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 19 2012 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 19 2012 10:57:58 PM CDT

We have learned that a Reading teen wanted in connection with a shooting of a woman near Route 222 has been arrested.

MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa. -

We have learned that a Reading teen wanted in connection with a shooting of a woman near Route 222 has been arrested.

Officials say Daniel French, 18, was captured Thursday in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Police say French was involved in the shooting of Amber Putt in Muhlenberg Township last week.

Official say a passerby found Putt on Route 222 with gunshot wounds to the stomach and leg.

She's expected to recover.

Police say another man, Giovanni Nieves, 18, was arrested last weekend for his role in the shooting.