Two victims shot in Wilkes-Barre


Wilkes-Barre police were dispatched to Huston Street in Wilkes-Barre just before midnight Wednesday night after a report of two gunshot victims.

Our news gathering partners at the Times Leader report the shooting victims are identified as Vanesa Batista, a 39-year-old woman, and Trevor Oliver, a 41-year-old man.

Both victims were transported to an area hospital for treatment. No updates yet on their condition.

Wilkes-Barre Police Department detectives, The Pennsylvania Forensic Services Unit and the Luzerne County District Attorney's Office were called to the scene and continue to investigate.

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