Media Release #2157, Shooting Investigation & Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Unknown Suspect – Austin, Potter County, PA

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The Pennsylvania State Police, Troop F, Coudersport, continue their investigation of a shooting that occurred at a two-story hunting camp/seasonal residence located at 13 Deerfield Road, Austin, Potter County, PA.  The camp is located approximately 200 yards east of SR872 over a small embankment.   

On October 21, 2017, at approximately 2:30 a.m., an unknown suspect came to the camp and fired two gunshots for unknown reasons.  One of the rounds traveled through a first story window of the camp and struck the victim, a 74-year-old male from Dover, York County, PA, in the chest/abdomen area as he was sitting upright in his bed.  The unknown suspect then fled the area in an unknown direction.   

WHAT YOU CAN DO:  If you have information on this crime, any serious crime, or wanted person, call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS.  All callers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD.
All information is accurate as of Release Date.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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