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New Castle police investigating shooting after man dies

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The New Castle Police Department says they’re investigating a shooting that left one man dead.

They say a call came in for shots fired at the 500 block of E. Winter Ave. 

Later, two men were taken to UPMC Jameson for gunshot wounds. 35-year-old Michael Riser died. A 30-year-old man was shot in the leg, he was treated by medical staff.

NCPD and Pennsylvania State Police Forensic Services Unit is investigating.

Anyone with information can call the Criminal Investigative Unit at 724-656-3538.

Anonymous tips can be left at their website.

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