York City Police investigate Friday afternoon shooting

Liz Evans Scolforo
York Dispatch

York City Police are investigating a Friday-afternoon shooting in the 100 block of South Penn Street.

It happened about 3:30 p.m., police said.

A news release from York City Police states that an 18-year-old man was standing outside when he was shot in the lower back by someone firing from a vehicle.

He was taken to York Hospital, where he is listed in stable condition, police said.

The shooter has not yet been identified, police said, and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call York City Police at 717-846-1234 or call the department's anonymous crime tip line at 717-849-2219.

People can also leave tips with York County Crime Stoppers at 717-755-TIPS or through the CrimeWatch app.

— Reach senior crime reporter Liz Evans Scolforo at levans@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @LizScolforoYD.

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