Allentown shooting leaves two men dead; one man from Luzerne County

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ALLENTOWN, LEHIGH COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Police in Allentown are investigating a shooting that left two people dead.

According to the Lehigh County Coroner’s office, the shootings happened around 5:15 p.m., Sunday night in the 800 block of North Elliger Street, and both deaths have been ruled homicides.

The coroner confirmed that two people died at two local hospitals in the Allentown area.

Kelvin Perez Montolvo, 23, of Hazle Township, was pronounced dead at St. Luke’s Hospital Sacred Heart Campus, Sunday, December 12 at 5:25 p.m.

Also, Jose Salgado, 30, of Allentown, was pronounced dead at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, Sunday, December 12 at 6:54 p.m.

According to the coroner, autopsies are scheduled for both men, Tuesday, December 14 to determine the cause of death.

No word on what led to the deadly shooting.

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