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POLICE:  SHOOTING IN EAST ALLENTOWN LEAVES 2 HURT AND 4 MEN ROB GAS STATION IN WHITEHALL

September 04, 2011 at 3:19pm

POLICE:  SHOOTING IN EAST ALLENTOWN LEAVES 2 HURT AND 4 MEN ROB GAS STATION IN WHITEHALL

Whitehall, PA - Area police were busy Sunday morning. Allentown police responded to a shooting at the Jokers Bar and Grille in the 200 block of East Hamilton Street around 2:30AM.

Two men were shot in the chest during an argument and rushed to a local hospital. The bar has seen its share of shootings in the past.

Whitehall police were busy with an armed robbery around 6:15AM at the Valero gas station in the 1100 block of MacArthur Road near Mickley Road. 4 black males with hand guns robbed the station, taking cash, cigarettes and candy.

The men fled on foot north in the alley along Mickley Road. They might have left in a tan colored car similar to a Cadillac.

Photo courtesy of Mike Nester of Nester Video Productions.

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