Police: One dead after Sunday night shooting in York City

Tina Locurto
York Dispatch
police group logo

One man died after being shot Sunday night in York City., according to police

York City Police responded to a report of shots fired at 9:44 p.m. in the area of South West Street and West Mason Avenue, where they discovered a 33-year-old man who was wounded, police said.

The victim, whose name has not been released, was taken to WellSpan York Hospital, where he later died of his injuries, according to a news release.

More:York City gun violence study completed a year ago, revealed now, called 'alarming' and 'extremely disturbing'

More:York City Police staying optimistic as departments nationwide brace for violent summer

An autopsy is scheduled for 8 a.m. Tuesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital. The victim's name will be released Monday night, according to the coroner.

Detectives are continuing to investigate. Anybody with information regarding this incident is asked to email abaez@yorkcity.org or by calling York City Police at 717-849-2204 or 717-846-1234.

— Reach Tina Locurto at tlocurto@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @tina_locurto.