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Barr Twp. Shooting

According to state police in Cambria County, one person is in custody following a shooting late Monday morning in Barr Township, according to a press release.

Troopers say just before 11:30 a.m., police were dispatched to a residence along Priesser Road for a report of a shooting.

Upon further investigation, troopers learned that an altercation had occurred between two men, and that one of the men shot the other.

Police say the victim was flown to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

Neither the identity of the victim nor the suspect have been released.

Troopers say the Cambria County District Attorney’s office is assisting with the investigation and there is “no danger to the public.”

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