Homicide investigation underway after shooting in Lancaster

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LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Police are investigating an apparent homicide in Lancaster on Friday night.

Police were called to the 100 block of East Clay Street just after 8:00 PM, for a person down for an unknown medical emergency.

When officers arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to the head.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Shortly after arriving at the hospital, the man was pronounced dead.

The victim’s name has not yet been released.

An investigation is ongoing by the Lancaster City Bureau of Police and the Lancaster County District Attorney’s office.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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