York City Police investigate early morning homicide

York City Police Shooting

YORK CITY, Pa- Police in York are investigating an early morning homicide after one man was shot in the chest.

The shooting happened just before 2:30 a.m. Wednesday along the 600 block of Heiges Alley.

Police found 18-year-old Erick Hernandez suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. He was transported to York Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

An autopsy is scheduled for 8:00 a.m. Thursday morning at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

At this time, police do not have any suspects, and are asking if anyone that has any information relating to this incident to call the York City Police Department at 717-846-1234.