Police say the victim in a shooting in Lancaster City Tuesday evening was a 14 year old girl. Officers responded to a report of shots fired at about 8:36 pm in the 400 block of High Street. When they arrived on the scene they found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to her torso. She underway emergency surgery at an area hospital and is currently listed in critical condition.
Detectives are in the process of interviewing witnesses. They are also reviewing footage from Lancaster Safety Coalition cameras in the neighborhood.
Anyone with information on the case is urged to call Lancaster City Police at (717) 735-3300 or Lancaster City-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913.