Accidental Shooting Wounds Penn TOwnship Man

Incident #: 2106010634
Type: SHOOTING-CLASS 2
Time Received: 06/09/2021 17:01:08
Status: COMPLETE
Service: POLICE
NLCRPD Patrol District Designation: L86 SECTOR 33 MANHEIM AUCTION
Primary Agency: NORTHERN LANCASTER COUNTY REGIONAL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Responsible Unit: P86-9
Location: LOGHES DR
Municipality: PENN TOWNSHIP
Cross Streets: SHELTERED LN//ZACHARY DR
Latitude: 40.1475414478212
Longitude: -76.3919909430042

NLCRPD patrols were dispatched to a reported shooting in the 200 block of Loghes Drive in Penn Township. The arriving patrols determined there was an accidental discharge of a firearm while being handled by the gun owner. The subject suffered a wound to a leg and was transported to the Lancaster General Hospital (LGH) for hospital-based care. Matter determined to be non-criminal in nature. The NLCRPD reminds individuals to handle all firearms with caution. No information is available on the status of the patient, or other demographic information. The injuries were non-life threatening in nature.