A father, Anthony Marshall, was killed early this morning and his son was wounded. Condolences to family members and friends.
ONE MAN KILLED
From the police press release (click here to read the entire release):
On June 16, 2019, at approximately 12:36 AM, Officers from the Lancaster City of Police were dispatched to the 600 block of Lafayette Street for a report of shots fired. While responding the scene, the dispatcher informed the officers that the call was being upgraded to a shooting. When the officers arrived at the scene, they located two shooting victims; one victim in the 1st block of Laurel Street and a second victim in the 700 block of Manor Street. The victim located in the 1st block of Laurel Street was identified as a 44 year-old Harrisburg man, who was found to have a gunshot wound to the torso. The second victim who was found on Manor Street was identified as a 25 year-old Lancaster man, who was found to have a gunshot wound to the shoulder. Both victims were transported to the hospital by ambulance. The 44 year-old victim died at the hospital as a result of his injuries. The 25 year-old victim is being treated at the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The identities of the victims are not being released at this time pending notification of the next of kin and other family.
** The crime scene this morning.
* Police at the crime scene this morning.
SHOOTING IN CITY
There are reports that several people were shot in the city last night at Manor and Laurel Streets.
Please check back later for this developing story.