On Wednesday January 27, 2021 at approximately 0046 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon A, responded to the area of Pearl St. at Second St. for reports of shots fired. As Officers arrived in the area they received updated information that a person had been shot.
Officers responded to an address on the 800 blk. Second St. Inside the home they found a 25 year old male with a gun shot wound to his torso. The victim was transported to LGH by EMS. At last report the victim was in stable condition.
Officers canvassed the scene. They located spent shell casings on the road surface of Second St. They also located several bullet impacts to the home where the victim was found. It appears that the unknown assailant(s) were outside the home, fired shots into the residence and struck the victim as he stood inside. Detectives at the scene also spoke with (2) additional people that were inside the home at the time of the incident.
Officers continued to canvas the area in an attempt to locate suspect information, additional victims, witnesses, evidence and potential video surveillance locations.
Anyone with information on this incident or the identity of the suspect(s) is asked to contact Lancaster Bureau of Police at 717-735-3300 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.