Gas station shooting in Allentown leaves 2 dead, 1 in critical condition

The Associated Press

ALLENTOWN – Authorities say a shooting at amid the pumps at a gas station in Allentown left two men dead and a third in critical condition.


Police said officers were called to the 24-hour station on Airport Road shortly after 1 a.m. Wednesday, where a 28-year-old man was found dead.

A 36-year-old man was rushed to a hospital, where he later died. Both had apparent gunshot wounds.

More than an hour later, police said, a third gunshot victim arrived at a hospital in a private vehicle. The 24-year-old man was listed in critical condition.

A clerk said police were able to obtain surveillance video of the shooting from the gas station, which is in a shopping center that also includes a grocery store and a nightclub.