Man injured in Lancaster shooting

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Lancaster police are investigating after they said a 37-year-old was shot late Wednesday night in the city.

Officers responded around 11:20 p.m. to the 800 block of Sixth Street for a report of a shooting.

Upon arriving, officers found a Lancaster man shot in the chest and the hip.

The male was transported to a local hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the shooting was not a random act and believe it began inside a residence in the 800 block of Sixth Street.

A physical altercation is also believed to have preceded the shooting It’s unclear if the suspect was known to the victim.

Anyone with information is the Lancaster City Police Department at 717-735-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913. Tips can be anonymously sent by texting LANCS plus your message to 847411.

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