The previous charges were withdrawn and the following charges were brought against the male offender:
Criminal Homicide (Attempted), Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Discharge of a Firearm into an Occupied Structure, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Possessing an Instrument of Crime with Intent. His preliminary hearing is pending in the court system at this time.
On July 5, 2020 at 10:59 PM, the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department responded to a shooting at 2406 Donna Lane, Lower Pottsgrove Township. Officers arrived and found a 58-year-old female had been shot once inside of the home. Officers administered aid to the female at the scene. Emergency Medical Services responded to the home and treated the female, who was subsequently transported by helicopter to the Reading Hospital. The current condition of the victim is unknown.
A suspect was taken into custody at the scene and is currently being held in the Montgomery County Correctional Facility. The firearm used in the shooting was also recovered at the scene. The shooting is being investigated by the Lower Pottsgrove Detectives and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information related to the shooting is asked to contact the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department at 610-326-1508.