Teen dead, another injured in Monroe County robbery, shooting
Teen dead, another injured in Monroe County robbery, shooting
A 15-year-old is dead and a 17-year-old is hurt after a shooting in Polk Township, Monroe County Sunday night, state police said.

Jennifer Sheehan
The Morning Call

A 15-year-old is dead and a 17-year-old is hurt after a shooting in Polk Township, Monroe County Sunday night, state police said.

According to state police at Lehighton: The two teens and another male juvenile were in a car that was stopped at the Rainbow Terrace Cul de Sac near Squirrelwood Court when they were approached by multiple assailants. The assailants then robbed the teens and fired multiple rounds into their car.

Aiden Paiz, 15, of Kunkletown was shot and died at the scene, police said. The 17-year-old, who was not identified, was taken to Pocono Medical Center for treatment. The third juvenile was not hurt.

This is a developing story.

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