Victim in fatal Harrisburg shooting identified

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HARRISBURG, PA (WPMT)- The victim in a fatal shooting Wednesday evening in Harrisburg is identified as Maurice Geter, Jr.

Autopsy results revealed that Geter died of a single gunshot wound to the chest.  His death has been ruled a homicide.

The shooting happened at about 5:24 pm along the 200 block of N. 15th Street near Apricot Street.  Police responded to a call of multiple shots fired and a man down.

Geter was treated by medical personnel and taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation continues. Anyone having any information on the shooting is asked to contact Detective Krokos at (717) 255-3184 or Sgt. Wealand at (717) 255-3115.