Man crashes car after being shot in Harrisburg

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HARRISBURG, Pa. – A man crashed his car in Harrisburg after being shot.  Harrisburg Police were called to the area of N 18th and Boas Streets around  8:18 p.m. Capitol Police were on scene and rendered aid to the victim.  The victim, an adult male, was seated in the driver’s seat of the vehicle and had sustained a gunshot wound to the right side of his chest.  He had been parked in the 800 block of N 18th Street when he was shot.  The victim then drove to the intersection of N 18th and Boas Streets, where he crashed the vehicle into the curb.

He was subsequently transported to Holy Spirit Hospital for treatment. The investigation is on-going.

If you have any information relevant to this case, please contact the Harrisburg Bureau of Police at (717) 558-6900 or submit a tip through CrimeWatch.

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