Reading Police investigate fatal shooting in City Park

The Reading Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is actively investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Wednesday evening, July 10th, 2024, in City Park.

Officers responded to the area of City Park, 1100 block of Washington Street, at approximately 9:30 pm, for the report of a shooting. Officers arrived and found a 19 year-old adult male victim identified as Rafael Tinoco-Villagomez with a gunshot wound to the chest. Tinoco-Villagomez was transported to Reading Hospital where he died from his injuries.

- Advertisement -

Through the course of the investigation it was determined that there was a gathering taking place at City Park and during the gathering Tinoco-Villagomez was shot.

Police say there is no suspect information at this time.

- Advertisement -

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information relative to this incident is asked to call Reading Police Department at 610-655-6116 or anonymously through Crime Alert Berks at 877-373-9913.

- Advertisement -
Berks Weekly
Berks Weekly
Berks Weekly is an independent and locally owned digital newspaper covering the City of Reading and Berks County. Subscribe today: berksweekly.com/subscribe
Reading
clear sky
70.2 ° F
72.6 °
67.8 °
68 %
1mph
0 %
Fri
82 °
Sat
82 °
Sun
87 °
Mon
84 °
Tue
83 °

Latest News

Sponsored

36,080FansLike
98,460FollowersFollow
2,160SubscribersSubscribe