Police investigate 2 murders in Berks County

January 2, 2013 5:02:42 AM PST
Police in Reading, Pennsylvania are already investigating two murders in 2013 in an area that generally sees no more than a dozen in a whole year.The first shooting happened along the 100 block of South Third Street early Tuesday morning.

Police say 21-year-old Luis Medina was found shot and dead on the sidewalk.

In the second incident, three men were shot in an SUV along Amity Street.

The vehicle crashed into a fence near North 9th and Exeter Streets.

According to police, one of the victims, Najeeb Johnson, 34, was dead at the scene. The other victim suffered a graze wound and the third man was not injured.

So far, no arrests have been made in either case.


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