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Police investigate shooting

Published On: Oct 13 2012 10:43:27 AM EDT
Crime scene - gun - generic

 Police in Reading are investigating a case in which a man said he was shot and wounded during a robbery attempt.

It happened at around midnight Saturday  at McIlvain and Neversink streets.

The man told investigators that a robber pushed him against a wall and shot him in the shoulder, police said.

The man is expected to recover.