Investigation underway after woman shot in Edwardsville


EDWARDSVILLE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) — Police in Edwardsville are investigating after a woman was shot at an apartment complex Wednesday afternoon.

Police responded to the 500 block of Roosevelt Street at the Hilltop Apartments in Edwardsville just after 3:30 p.m.

Investigators say one woman was shot and was taken to the hospital. Police have not identified the suspect so far.

“No identity on the shooter. The only identity we have is a black male, approximately 6 foot, wearing a durag. Took off on foot somewhere in Hilltop,” Officer Matthew Ogden of Edwardsville Police Department said.

Police say a search in the area did not locate anyone matching the description. But they are still investigating.

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