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Hazleton Fatal Shooting Probe



The investigation continues into the shooting death of a  26 year old Hazleton man who died from multiple gunshot wounds. He was shot by a Hazleton police officer. They took a call around 2:30 Saturday morning after a big fight was reported. Police saw Jonathan Garay...and a handgun in the waistband of his pants. During a struggle the gun fell to the floor of a porch at 521 Alter Street. the report says Garay dove for the gun and then tried to raise it toward the officers. That's when one of them opened fire. WNEP reports this morning that family members said Garay was shot inside the house.