Lower Pottsgrove Police Investigate Shooting

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Police Investigating Rolling Hills Shooting

Lower Pottsgrove Township Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at approximately 4 PM on Wednesday, December 11, 2019.  Police responded to a call for shots fired in the Rolling Hills Apartment complex and identified the crime scene at Apartment #217.  At about the same time, police were alerted that a shooting victim was at Pottstown Hospital for treatment of a gunshot wound to the leg.  The 32 year-old male victim was later transferred to the Reading Hospital & Trauma Center. 

Police investigation is ongoing.  Preliminary investigation has determined the shooting took place inside the apartment.  Upon police arrival, the involved parties had fled.  Police are actively working to identify those involved.  Detectives obtained search warrants for the residence and several vehicles that were involved in the incident.     

Police are encouraging anyone with information on this incident to contact them at 610-326-1508.  No other details are being released at this time as the investigation is still active.  Preliminary findings indicate this may have been a targeted crime

Date: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Reference ID: 
20191211M0022

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