Shooting investigation - 900 block N. Queen Street
On October 10, 2019, at 9:25 PM, Officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the area of N. Queen Street and Ross Street for a report of shots fired. At around the same time, officers observed a vehicle traveling rapidly in the same area heading toward Penn Medicine Lancaster General Hospital. The officers made contact with the vehicle’s occupants and discovered that they were transporting a male shooting victim to the hospital. The victim has been identified as a 36 year-old Lancaster man. He is currently being treated for multiple gunshot wounds and is in stable condition.
Investigators are interviewing witnesses and processing the scene for evidence. The investigation is in the very early stages, as investigators try to determine what led to the shooting.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Lancaster City Police at 717-735-3300 or the Lancaster City-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913. You can also click the Submit a Tip button on our website, www.lancasterpolice.com, or Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by texting LANCS plus your message to 847411. Tipsters may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.