York City man shot, killed outside his home

Liz Evans Scolforo
York Dispatch
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York County Coroner Pam Gay has released the name of a York City man killed Thursday night outside his home.

Edward Jarmond Jr., 27, of the 600 block of South Front Street, was found fatally shot about 11:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, the coroner said.

Officers found him in the 600 block of Bare Avenue, according to York City Police.

Bare Avenue is the alley between Front Street and North Pershing Avenue, running parallel to them, in the city's Parkway neighborhood.

Jarmond was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the coroner's office.

An autopsy was performed Saturday, Aug. 24, at Allentown's Lehigh Valley Hospital. The report indicates that the cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head, with the manner homicide.

Further details about the shooting had not been released by York City Police as of Sunday evening.

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Police said a cash reward is being offered for tips that lead to an arrest in the case.

Anyone with information about the fatal shooting is asked to call the York City Police Department's anonymous crime tip line at 717-849-2204, or anonymously text "Yorktips" and your information to 847-411.

Or call York County Crime Stoppers at 717-755-TIPS. All calls to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and callers don't have to give their names to collect cash rewards.