1 teen arrested, 3 sought in slaying of woman in Scranton

The murder happened on June 11th in the city

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July 04, 2020 - 4:16 pm

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Pennsylvania say one teenager has been arrested three more are being sought in the slaying of a woman in Scranton last month. Detectives charged a 15-year-old in the June 11 homicide of 21-year-old Rosemarie Mistler on the city's west side. Police said arrest warrants were issued for three other teenagers ranging in age from 15 to 17 years old. All four were charged with conspiracy to commit criminal homicide and other counts. Police said two women were struck in the gunfire shortly before midnight while three men fled. Mistler died at the scene and another woman was treated at a hospital.

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