Three people charged after drug deal, shot fired in Sunbury

SUNBURY – At least three people have been charged after a drug deal led to gun play and a robbery in Sunbury. According to The Daily Item, Sunbury police say 23-year-old Patricia Mahoney, 22-year-old Tyler Bean, of Milton, and 22-year-old Tyler Adams, of Sunbury , are all in jail following a series of events that emerged from a drug deal Tuesday. Police say the incident was followed by an attempted robbery Wednesday night and a shot being fired Friday night and Adams getting struck by a vehicle.

The Daily Item says officers seized the weapon used in the robbery but not the one used in the shooting .  Adams is charged with possession with the intent to deliver and criminal use of a communication device.  Bean is charged with numerous counts including robbery, aggravated assault, unlawful restraint and  possessing instruments of crime. Mahoney is charged with a  charge of false reports and obstruction.  All three were sent to the Northumberland County Jail Saturday. An investigation is ongoing.

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