On Wednesday September 2, 2020 at approximately 0123 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon B, responded to Penn Medicine/ LGH for a report of gunshot victim the Emergency Medicine Department. Officers were informed that the patient had been transported to the hospital by private vehicle.
The patient, a 33 year old male resident of Lancaster County, was undergoing life-saving measures by the staff at the hospital and was unable to speak with Officers. The occupants of the vehicle told Officers that they found the patient on the street near the intersection of E. King St. at Ann St.
Officers checked the area and located a potential crime scene on the 500 blk. East End Ave. Spent shell casings and blood were found at that location. A crime scene perimeter was established. Officers and Investigators canvassed the scene for evidence, witnesses, suspect information, additional victims as well as video surveillance locations.
The victim remains in critical but stable condition at the hospital.
Detectives ask that anyone with information on this investigation contact Lancaster Bureau of Police at 717-735-3301 or Lancaster Crime Stoppers at (800) 322-1913, or you can anonymously Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by using your cell phone. Text LANCS plus your message to 847411. Callers may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.