Reported shooting prompts massive police response at Wyomissing medical office

WYOMISSING, Pa. – Emergency responders converged on a medical complex in Wyomissing, Berks County on Thursday.

Wyomissing reported shooting scene

WFMZ-TV / Chad Blimline

Police and emergency medical crews responded to a Wyomissing medical complex where there was a report of multiple shooting victims Thursday morning.

Police later confirmed the shooting occurred behind Digestive Disease Associates, 1011 Reed Ave., which intersects Spring Street between State Hill Road and North Wyomissing Boulevard, about 8:30 a.m. Thursday. They said two victims were transported to Reading Hospital.



The shooter is no longer a threat, investigators said, adding that Wyomissing police will issue a statement soon.

Wyomissing reported shooting scene

WFMZ-TV / Chad Blimline

Police blocked off the entrance to the area, and dozens of police and law enforcement swarmed the scene. Several ambulances were also on scene.

Authorities have not yet commented on what happened.



An ambulance is at the scene of a reported shooting Tuesday morning in the 1000 block of Reed Avenue in Wyomissing. (BILL UHRICH - READING EAGLE)

An ambulance is at the scene where Wyomissing police said there were multiple shooting victims behind Digestive Disease Associates, 1011 Reed Ave., on Thursday morning. (BILL UHRICH – READING EAGLE)

Spring Township police posted on their Facebook page that their investigators are assisting Wyomissing police. The post stressed there is no ongoing threat to the community.



This story will be updated as soon as more information become available.



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