One in custody after shot fired following Nanticoke dispute

By Pat Kernan - [email protected]
A Nanticoke Police officer investigates following a shot fired on East Main Street in the city Tuesday evening. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader A Nanticoke Police officer investigates following a shot fired on East Main Street in the city Tuesday evening. - Aimee Dilger | Times Leader

NANTICOKE — A male is in custody after he allegedly fired a shot at someone during a dispute on East Main Street Tuesday evening, city police said.

No one is injured and no names have yet been released in connection with the incident.

Detective Captain Robert Lehman said the incident began as a dispute between two groups, and then a third individual became involved.

That individual brandished a weapon and fired it at another person, but did not strike the person, Lehman explained.

The male was taken into custody for processing, Lehman added. Further details were not immediately available.

A Nanticoke Police officer investigates following a shot fired on East Main Street in the city Tuesday evening.
https://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/web1_62487725_480279459179415_3618034966446735360_n.jpgA Nanticoke Police officer investigates following a shot fired on East Main Street in the city Tuesday evening. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader

By Pat Kernan

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