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Easton police investigating homicide on Nesquehoning Street

Published On: Dec 03 2012 05:38:33 AM EST   Updated On: Dec 03 2012 11:38:45 AM EST

Homicide in Easton


Easton police are investigating a homicide of a 44-year-old New York CIty man.

Investigators were called to the area of Nesquohoning and McKeen Streets around 9:30 Sunday night.

Police say when they arrived on scene, they found a man with an apparent gunshot wound.


Investigators are looking for an unknown vehicle that fled the area after the shooting. The vehicle may have fled west on Nesquehoning St. to west on Canal St.

Anyone with tips on this shooting can call Inspector Daniel Reagan at 610-250-6796 or 610-759-2200.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released, pending notification of family.