HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – City police are searching for a man they say attacked two women and shot at them.
Police said on Friday, a man and two women tried to buy drugs from 19-year-old Malik Jackson. That’s when they say Jackson got into a fight with the man in the street and pulled a gun. The women ran. Police say Jackson chased them, thinking they had stolen his drugs.
Police say he caught one of them on Green Street. He allegedly pushed her to the ground, and hit her in her head and face. They say he made her strip to prove she hadn’t taken the drugs.
He then allegedly caught up with the other woman on Woodbine Street. Police say he started shooting at her before assaulting her. Jackson then ran away.
He now faces several charges including attempted homicide, aggravated assault, and robbery. If you see him, call police at 717-558-6900.
Dauphin County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest.