Police identify victim, seek person of interest in deadly York city stabbing

YORK COUNTY, Pa.– UPDATE (1 p.m.): York City Police are seeking to identify a person of interest in the case. Anyone with information about the person in the pictures above is asked to contact York City Police via the York County Crime Stoppers tipline (text to 755TIPS), the York City Police Tip Line (717-849-2204) or the main lines (717-846-1234 or 849-2219).

UPDATE (11:00 a.m.): Police have identified the victim in a deadly York city stabbing.

Jason Markley, 27, of York city, succumbed to his injuries at York Hospital at 10:59 p.m. on April 23.

An autopsy has been scheduled at Lehigh Valley Hospital for Thursday at 8:00 a.m.

PREVIOUSLY: A man is dead after a stabbing in York city.

On April 23 around 10:30 p.m., police were dispatched to an “unknown problem” in the 500 block of Wallace Street.

Upon arrival, police found an adult man with a stab wound.

The victim was transported to York Hospital via ambulance, where he succumbed to his injuries.

The York County Coroner’s office will release the victim’s identity after notification to next of kin.

Police are still investigating the stabbing and asking that anyone with information regarding this incident, or any of the individuals involved is asked to contact the York City Police Department using any of the following methods:

Text information to “York tips” at 847411 (TIP411)

Call York County Crime Stoppers at 755TIPS

York City Police Tip Line at 717-849-2204

York City Police Department at 717-846-1234 or 717-849-2219

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