York police: Man, 22, ‘targeted’ in fatal shooting

(York City Police Department)

YORK, Pa. (WHTM) – Police say a man fatally shot Friday afternoon in the 200 block of West Maple Street was targeted by his killer.

The victim, 22-year-old Collin McGlen Smith Jr., of York, was shot on a sidewalk around 1:15 p.m.

Smith was shot multiple times, according to a release from the York County Coroner’s Office.

Police say they obtained information that 27-year-old Dion James Beard Jr., of York, was the shooter. A warrant for criminal homicide was issued for his arrest.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call the York City Police Department at 717-846-1234. Tips can also be anonymously texted to 847-411.

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