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Man shot in stomach in Allentown

Published On: Jan 25 2014 10:38:08 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 25 2014 06:32:31 PM EST

Man shot in stomach


A 20-year-old man was shot in the stomach Friday night at 5th and Washington streets.

Police say the man was shot in his car around 7:20 p.m. The shooting victim, from Emmaus, was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest. Police say he is expected to recover.

Police believe the shooting victim was specifically targeted.


Police say the victim has been uncooperative, and so far has refused to answer questions about the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call Allentown police.