York City Police identify victim in Saturday's deadly shooting

Staff report

York City Police are investigating an early morning homicide in the 500 block of Smith Street.

Officers were dispatched to the area around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, July 20, according to a news release from the department.

There, they found “one known male victim with a gunshot wound who was deceased on scene. This victim was targeted and is a GVI member,” the release states.

The department identified the victim as Kyle Otto, 31, of York. No arrests have been made.

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Police ask anyone with information about the shooting to contact the department using any of the methods below with this incident number: 19031833. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

  • Call York County Crime Stoppers at 717-755-TIPS.
  • York City Police Tip Line at 717-849-2204
  • York City Police Department at 717-846-1234 or 717-849-2219