Shooting Investigation



On Thursday, October 20, 2022 at approximately 10:00 am, the Columbia Police Department was notified by security staff at Lancaster General Hospital (LGH) that a male victim was brought to their facility with a gunshot wound. Prior to receiving medical treatment, the male victim told security staff that earlier that morning (approximately 9:15-9:30 am) he was shot by an unknown male somewhere on Bethel Street in Columbia. No other information was provided. A Columbia Police detective responded to LGH but was unable to speak with the victim due to the victim receiving medical treatment.  

To this point, no other information has been provided by the shooting victim. In addition, the shooting location has not been confirmed. Anyone with information related to this shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Matt Leddy at 717-684-7735, extension 7210.  Tips can also be submitted via Crimewatch. 

Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 9:30am

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