Police: One shot in York City Wednesday afternoon
A man was shot in York City Wednesday afternoon, according to police.
York City Police said in a news release that a man was shot in the 200 block of Roosevelt Avenue about 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14.
The department identified the victim as Joshua Rickrode, 20, of the York area. He was shot in the right hip, according to the release.
Police said he was targeted in the shooting.
On Thursday, the department said he was still in York Hospital in stable condition.
Department spokesman Officer Derek Hartman said investigators have not determined if there were more than one shooter at the scene, and it is unclear if Wednesday's shooting is related to any others in the city.
Hartman said Rickrode was walking in that block when he was shot.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police at 717-846-1234 or anonymously text "Yorktips" and the information to 847-411. People can also leave tips anonymously by calling the city's crime tip line, 717-849-2204.
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