Shooting investigation - 100 block N. Duke Street
On May 4, 2019, at approximately 1:11 am, Officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the area of N. Duke Street and E. Orange Street for a shooting. Officers arrived and found a male victim with a single gunshot wound to the leg. The victim, a 22 year-old Manheim Township resident, was transported to the hospital by ambulance and is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators conducted witness interviews and searched the scene for evidence. They are also reviewing video surveillance footage from around the area, including local business. Preliminary information indicates that there may have been an a verbal dispute with the occupants of a silver SUV, possibly a Jeep Cherokee, prior to the shooting.
Anyone with information on this incident are asked to 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.