Police seek suspect in shooting of woman in Lancaster

Rockne Newell

LANCASTER, Pa.– Lancaster City Police are searching for a man in connection to the shooting of a woman in the city early Saturday morning.

An arrest warrant has been issued for 25-year old Angel William Candelario, of Lancaster. Police say around 3:45 a.m., Candelario and several other people got into an argument in the area of the Elks Club on the 200-block of North Duke Street. Investigators believe Candelario pulled out a gun and began firing. A woman was shot and was taken to the hospital for injuries that are considered to be non-life threatening.

Police are charging Candelario with Aggravated Assault, Recklessly Endangering Another Person and several other crimes. Angel Candelario is described as an Hispanic male, 5’11” and approximately 180-pounds. If you have any information on his whereabouts, you are urged to contact Lancaster City Police at (717) 735-3301.