Wednesday night shooting in Harrisburg kills one person

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HARRISBURG, PA- One person is dead after a shooting took place late Wednesday night in Harrisburg.

According to police, around 8:30 p.m.  city police were called to 14  South 17th street for reports of shots fired.

When officers arrived they found  an individual with a single gunshot wound.  That individual was transported to Harrisburg Hospital and later to Hershey Medical Center, where they later died.

The Harrisburg Police are still actively investigating the incident and more information will be made available pending the results of the investigation and autopsy.

The name of the victim is currently being withheld pending notifications.

Anyone having any information on this is asked to contact Det. Jason Paul at 717-255-3154 or email jpaul@cityofhbg.com, or Sgt. Kyle Gautsch at 717-255-3170 or email kgautsch@cityofhbg.com. Anyone with information can also call the Dauphin County Police dispatch at 717- 558-6900 and ask for a City detective.

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