LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – A 23-year-old Lancaster man is hospitalized for a gunshot wound to his chest after an incident late Thursday in the 400 block of Fremont Street, police said.
Officers responding to a report of shots fired around 11:30 p.m. found the man when they stopped a vehicle that appeared to be fleeing the area. He was placed into a police car and transported to a hospital.
Spent shell casings and a magazine from a semi-automatic pistol were found at the scene. At least two unoccupied vehicles and a home had been struck by gunfire.
Police said a high school graduation party had been held at a home close to where the shots were fired. They said it is unknown if anyone at the party is involved or has knowledge of the shooting.