UPDATE: Harrisburg police make arrest in attempted homicide case on south 13th Street


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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Harrisburg police arrested Devin Rhodes, age 18, on Tuesday, June 15 after investigating an attempted homicide after reports of a shooting on Tuesday afternoon.

Police received reports of shots fired on the 1200 block of south 13th Street on Tuesday at around 1 p.m. When they arrived on the scene, they were advised that a gunshot victim had arrived at a nearby hospital.

Through an initial investigation, Rhodes fired multiple shots into a home on south 13th Street, striking a female resident. The victim is expected to recover from non-life-threatening injuries.

Rhodes was taken into custody and charged with one count of criminal attempt homicide, one count of discharge of a firearm into an occupied structure and one count of aggravated assault.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information on it is urged to call Harrisburg Police at 717-558-6900.

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