Police: One shot in Paradise Twp.

A man suffered  wounds to the upper torso when he was shot at his Paradise Township home, according to police.

Northern Regional Police Chief Mark Bentzel said a 27-year-old man was shot about 1:20 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 24, at his home in the 6800 block of Lincoln Highway, which is  part of a small trailer park.



Bentzel said the man, whose name is not yet being released, heard a noise outside, went to his door and was fired upon by people who were outside wearing dark clothing.

“He was struck at least one time, possibly twice," he said.

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The chief said the man suffered non-life-threatening injuries. He was taken to York Hospital by ambulance, he said.

Bentzel said investigators suspect there were two or three people there, but they do not know how many of them fired at him.


After the shooting, the suspects fled on foot, according to the chief.

Bentzel said investigators believe the man was targeted. 

No arrests have been made. Anyone with information can send tips to 717-467-TELL or tips@nycrpd.org.

— Reach Christopher Dornblaser at cdornblaser@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @YDDornblaser.