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Arrest in South Canaan Township shooting


June 20, 2014

On June 20, 2014 at approximately 10:00 am, the Pennsylvania State Police in Honesdale responded to a residence located at 147 Daniels Road, South Canaan Township, Wayne County for the report of a female that was shot inside the residence. Upon arrival at the residence, Troopers found Rebecca Pisall,
20 years old, with a gunshot wound. Ms. Pisall was subsequently flown to Geisinger CMC Hospital in Scranton, where she is in critical condition. A male suspect was taken into custody.

The Pennsylvania State Police is attempting to locate three possible witnesses, a male and two females, who were seen leaving the residence shortly after the shooting. They are operating a black Hyundai 4 door sedan with a Pennsylvania registration of JHJ8249.

Anyone with information concerning this shooting or the whereabouts of the possible witnesses is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police in Honesdale at 570-253-7126.