Coroner: Male found dead in parked car after deadly shooting in Johnstown

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CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Cambria County coroner was called to the scene of a deadly shooting on Lunen Street near Park Avenue in the Moxham district that happened around 2:48 p.m. on Aug. 15.

A male who appears to be in his late 20s was found dead in the driver’s seat of a car parked along Lunen Street. It is possible that he died due to a gunshot wound, according to Cambria County Coroner Jeff Lees.

The Johnstown Police Department along with the coroner are currently investigating the deadly shooting. An autopsy will be conducted Monday. The name of the male has not been released at this time.

Cambria County District Attorney Greg Neugebauer said no charges have been filed as of Aug. 16 and the case remains under investigation. Neugebauer said he does not believe there is any threat to the general public.

Neugebauer and Lees plan to release more information on Tuesday.

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