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Johnnie Nelson, Eric Harding ordered to stand trial in killing of Darryl Jones, of Birdsboro

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Nov 25 2013 02:43:47 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 25 2013 05:08:01 PM CST

A trial has been ordered for two men charged in a deadly shooting in Reading.

READING, Pa. -

A trial has been ordered for two men charged in a deadly shooting in Reading.

Johnnie Nelson and Eric Harding shot and killed Darryl Jones, of Birdsboro, on July 4.

Jones' body was found in the 1100 of Birch Street.

Nelson and Harding were already in jail on an unrelated matter at the time of their arrests in August.