Shooting At Bern Township Hotel
VICTIM: Hispanic Female (25 Years Old)
DETAILS OF INCIDENT:
On Thursday, December 3, 2020 @ 2:10 A.M., the Berks County Department of Emergency Services (DES) received an incoming 911 call relative to a “Shooting” inside the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, located at 2017 Bernville Road, in Bern Township.
The 911 dispatcher notified the Bern Township Police Department. In addition to the Bern Township Police Officers, numerous other Police Officers from neighboring townships along with Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene.
The Police Officers located one victim, described as a twenty-five-year-old Hispanic female, who sustained a life-threatening gunshot wound. The EMS personnel immediately provided medical care and treatment to this victim and she was transported to the Trauma Center at a local hospital.
The Berks County Detectives were notified and responded to the crime scene, along with members of the Berks County District Attorney’s Forensic Services Unit.
At this time, we are in the very early stages of this joint investigation and as more information is developed and the investigation progresses, we will provide additional updates.