Coroner identifies person shot and killed Tuesday in York City
The York County Coroner's Office has identified a 41-year-old nonbinary person who died early Tuesday morning after a shooting in York City.
The victim was identified as Whispering Wind Bear Spirit, with their most recent home address listed as LifePath Christian Ministries, 367 W. Market St, according to a news release from the coroner's office.
The victim, once known as Jennifer Jean Makos, had been staying at a friend's residence in the 300 block of Smyser Street in York City when they were involved in the shooting about 11:25 p.m. Monday, according to authorities.
An autopsy was completed Wednesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, and results are pending, according to the release.
Authorities identified the victim as nonbinary — people whose gender identity is not strictly male or female, according to the Associated Press. Spirit died at 1:15 a.m. at WellSpan York Hospital.
Anyone with information about the shootings is asked to contact York City Police by calling 717-846-1234, submit a tip at 717-849-2204 or email email@example.com. Call York County Crime Stoppers at 755-TIPS.
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