Police: Man shot during drug sale

By Ed Lewis - [email protected]
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WILKES-BARRE — City police said a man showed up at Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital with a gunshot wound early Wednesday morning.

Police said the man, whose name was not released, claimed he was shot in the arm by a man known to him after an attempted narcotics purchase.

The gunshot victim was transported by a private vehicle to the hospital just before 5 a.m.

Police did not say where the man was shot.

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By Ed Lewis

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