Police investigating shots fired incident in Lancaster City

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.-- Police are investigating a shots fired incident Lancaster City this morning.

At approximately 3:15 a.m., police from Lancaster City responded to the area of W. King St. and N. Mulberry St. for a report of shots fired in the area.

Upon arrival, officers located blood on a sidewalk on the first block of N. Mulberry St. but did not locate a patient.

Shortly after, police were notified that a male had just been brought to the Emergency Medicine Department at Lancaster General Hospital with gun shot wounds to his leg and abdomen. The victim is in stable condition at the hospital.

This morning, police created a crime scene perimeter in the area of the 200 block of W. King and N. Mulberry St. to process the scene.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Lancaster City Police Detective Whiteford at  at 717-735-1780 whitefor@lancasterpolice.com or Lancaster Crime Stoppers at (800) 322-1913, or you can anonymously Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by using your cell phone. Text LANCS plus your message to 847411. Callers may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.