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Man shot to death in Aliquippa's Plan 11 Extension

| Saturday, May 23, 2009

A 24-year-old man was shot and killed early today in Aliquippa.

Will Vaughn Motton, whose address is not known, was shot near the intersection of Davis and Wykes streets about 1:30 a.m., in the Plan 11 Extension neighborhood, according to Beaver County Coroner Teri Tatalovich-Rossi.

Chief Ralph Pallante said this afternoon that Motton was leaning up against a car, and two or three individuals came around a corner and started shooting. Police have suspects, but have not made an arrest.

Pallante said the area where the shooting occurred is known for loitering and open drug dealing.

Motton was was shot several times, including once to the head, Pallante said.

Motton died at UPMC Presbyterian hospital at 4 a.m. from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, said Tatalovich-Rossi.

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