UPDATE: Lebanon city shooting suspect taken into custody
UPDATE: A man wanted for attempted homicide in Lebanon is now in police custody.
Brandon Soboleski was arrested in Erie, Pennsylvania by Erie Police on Saturday. Authorities found Soboleski at a family member’s residence and arrested him on the Lebanon City Police Department’s warrant. He is being held at the Erie County Prison on $100,000 bail pending his return to Lebanon County.
LEBANON, Pa- Lebanon City police responded to the report of shots fired on Friday night in Lebanon.
It happened along the 1300 block of Walnut Street around 9:15 p.m. Officers found two victims, a 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy, both of Lebanon.
The 23-year-old was suffering from a gunshot wound to the mouth. He was transported to a local medical facility. His injuries are non-life threatening. The 17-year-old was not injured police said.
Police were able to identify the suspect as Brandon Soboleski,
Soboleski is a 23-year-old , white male, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing around pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. His last known address was on the 1600 block of Walnut Street in North Cornwall Township police said.
Soboleski faces charges that include two counts of attempted homicide, two counts of aggravated assault with a firearm and two counts of recklessly endangering another person.
Police do not believe this to be a random shooting. They believe the 23-year-old victim and Soboleski knew each other and had a conversation before the incident. The motive for the shooting is being investigated.
Anyone with information on Soboleski’s whereabouts is asked to call the Lebanon City police at 717-272-2054 or Crime Stoppers at 717-270-9800.