Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Police Looking for Man Allegedly Involved in Pottsville Shooting

The Pottsville Police have issued an arrest warrant for a man who allegedly is involved in a Pottsville shooting early Monday.

According to the Republican Herald, Pottsville police have obtained a warrant charging a man with attempted homicide for shooting at another man in the city just after 2:30am, Monday morning.

Police Chief Richard F. Wojciechowsky told the newspaper his department is charging Courtland Irving Stackpole III, 39, with three counts of attempted homicide, three counts of aggravated assault and one count each of recklessly endangering another person and possessing instruments of crime.

Courtland is described as being white, about 5 feet, 5 inches tall with a thin build, blue eyes and light-colored hair.

Wojciechowsky said Stackpole has not been seen since the 2:40 a.m. incident and asks that anyone with information on his whereabouts call police at 570-628-3792.

Full story on the shooting from the Republican Herald