Coroner identifies man killed in York City shooting

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

The York County coroner has released the identity of a 20-year-old man who died after being shot Monday night in York City. 

Olajuwon Brabham of York City died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds he sustained around 10:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Salem Avenue, a report from the York County Coroner’s Office said. His death was ruled a homicide.

A man who died from gunshot wounds in York City Monday had been identified,

Brabham was inside a residence in the 400 block of Salem Avenue when he was shot, according to the coroner’s report. He was pulled outside by a bystander, then taken to WellSpan York Hospital, where he was pronounced dead just after 11 p.m., the coroner's report stated.

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