On August 20, 2016 at 0209 hours the North Coventry Police Department was dispatched to 1502 Fawn Lane, North Coventry Township, for a shooting victim. Upon arrival officers located a twenty year old male victim outside the residence with a gunshot wound to the leg and a graze wound to his face. The victim was transported by Goodwill Ambulance to West Reading Hospital and Trauma Center where he was treated and later released for his injuries.The police investigation revealed that there was a house party ongoing at the time of the shooting.
The North Coventry Police Department and the Chester County Detectives are actively working to identify the shooter. North Coventry Police were assisted at the scene by Goodwill Ambulance, North Coventry Fire Department, West Pottsgrove Township Police, Lower Pottsgrove Police, Pottstown Borough Police and East Coventry Township Police Department.
Anyone with information regarding the shooting and or the identity of the shooter is asked to contact the North Coventry Police Department at (610) 323-8360.