Arrest warrants issued for men who allegedly opened fire on Pottstown home

POTTSTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police in Montgomery County say they now know who open-fired on a Pottstown family's home last month.

Arrest warrants have been issued for Ahnile Fountain and Makael Bevins.

Police believe the men, who are both 19, shot up a house along the 500 block of West Street back on March 24.

The family, who lives there, says the shooting stemmed from a case of bullying.

Marie Samba told police a group of girls came to their home and taunted her 13-year-old daughter, following weeks of harassment at Pottstown Middle School.

She says bullets started hitting the house, ten minutes after the girls left.
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Fortunately, neither the parents nor the five children home at the time were hurt.

Fountain and Bevins will face attempted murder and weapons charges when arrested.
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