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1 suspect in custody, 1 at large in Pottstown murder, DA says

Monday, December 30, 2013

The Montgomery County district attorney says one suspect is in custody and one still at large in a deadly shooting in Pottstown.

22-year-old George Hashimbey was killed and another man wounded early Friday morning after two gunmen burst into Apartment 524 at the King Street Commons Apartments and opened fire.

Police in Philadelphia have arrested 21-year-old Khaleef Jones in connection with the killing.

Authorities are looking for 20-year-old Daquan Hamilton.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Pottstown Police Department at 610-970-6570 or the Montgomery County Detective Bureau at 610-278-3368.

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