Man found dead of possible gunshot wound in Chanceford Township; State Police investigating

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CHANCEFORD TOWNSHIP, York County — State Police are investigating a suspected shooting that killed a 20-year-old man in Chanceford Township Sunday night.

The man has been identified by authorities as Stefon Simmons, who lived on the block where he was found. Simmons had been released from prison the day before his body was found, according to records.

According to police, the incident occurred around 11:38 p.m. Police were dispatched to the first block of Oriole Circle for the report of a male lying the front yard of a residence. Troopers arrived at the scene and found the man, who was dead of a possible gunshot wound.

The investigation into the incident continues, police say.

Police believe it is an isolated incident, and that the community is not at risk.

No other details will be released at this time, police say.

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