7:40 P.M There was a shooting on Fulton Street in W.B. City .... Hispanic male ....grey pick up ....may be on foot in area of North Sherman and Coal street. 8:10 P.M..... 1/2 dozen police have a guy stopped in front of my house. just released him. 8:20 ...police and dogs checking back yard ....never boring here in the Heights....16 news crew just rolled by so it might be on 10:00 news ..... 8:40 all kinds of flashing lights and sirens end of street...8:50... May have found truck on Oakwood lane which is 3 or 4 blocks Southeast of the shooting and same street as another shooting or stabbing just a few weeks ago as far as I know no arrests have been made in that one ...not sure if thats the case but they seem excited and they sent out a detective. On the Times Leader web site .....The man shot supposed to be a 28 year old from Logan Street ....no description of suspect given.... Just heard on scanner a response to a query by newspaper if there was going to be an announcement of an arrest ...reply was no not now ....wonder if they have someone in custody. If that was the truck they found up on Oakwood Lane a man was shot there back in Dec. Folks if ya live in Wilkes Barre buy a scanner ...around here its a survival tool
WILKES-BARRE - A man from New Jersey was shot in the abdomen at Oakwood and Cross lanes Wednesday night.
Police said Andre Fuller, of Newark, claimed he was in an altercation with another man who pulled a handgun and shot him in the stomach just before 7:30 p.m.
Fuller was treated at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, police said.
Fuller described the gunman as a black male, mid 20s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall with a skinny build.