Two teens injured after shots fired during house party in Lancaster

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LANCASTER CITY, Pa- Police are investigating after two 18-year-old men were injured during a house party in Lancaster early Friday morning.

The incident happened just before 2:00 a.m. Police were responding to 594 N. Plum Street for reports of shots fired when they received word that 2 shooting victims arrived by private vehicles at a local hospital.

Officers went to the hospital and found the two 18 year old’s suffering from gunshot wounds. One was wounded in the arm and the other was wounded in the arm and the leg. Both teens have non life threatening injuries.

Upon investigation, police secured the crime scene and interviewed several witnesses. Detectives are also checking camera footage around the area, police said.

Police learned that the shooting incidents occurred after the victims were leaving the area police said. Police say it does not appear to be a random act, and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents is urged to call Lancaster City Police at (717) 735-3300 or Lancaster City-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913. You can also click the Submit a Tip button on our website,, or Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by texting LANCS plus your message to 847411. Tipsters may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.