28-year-old man shot to death in York City

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

York City Police are investigating a shooting that led to the death of a 28-year-old man early Saturday morning. 

Police responded to the 400 block of Wallace Street around 12:45 a.m. for a reported shooting. When officers arrived, they found the victim with a gunshot wound. 

He was transported to WellSpan York Hospital, where he died from his wounds just before 1 a.m., according to the York County Coroner's Office. 

An autopsy was scheduled Monday morning at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, the coroner's office said in a news release. The man's name will be released after the autopsy.

It was the 17th homicide in York City since the beginning of the year and the 27th homicide overall in York County. 

York City Police investigate the scene of a shooting on East Jackson Street near South George Street in York City, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022. Dawn J. Sagert/The York Dispatch

The shooting Saturday was the second in two days in York City. A person was shot around 3:30 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of East Market Street. That person was taken to the hospital for treatment.

York City Police detectives are investigating the cases and looking for leads. 

Anyone who may have information about either case can submit an anonymous tip through the Crimewatch App or at www.yorkcitypolice.com.  

They can also submit a tip by e-mailing York City Detective Andy Baez at abaez@yorkcity.org; or calling the York City Police Tip Line at 717-849-2204 or York City Police Department directly at 717-846-1234 or 717-849-2219.