Woman injured, two men arrested after shooting in York city

YORK COUNTY, Pa.-- A woman was injured and two men have been arrested after a shooting in York city.

On July 12 around 3:00 a.m., police responded to a reported shooting in the 500 block of South Queen Street.

Upon arrival, police learned that a female victim had arrived at York Hospital with a gunshot wound to her right thigh.

The victim told police she was with friends at a home on South Queen Street when she heard shots being fired and glass breaking.

It was then that the victim realized she had been struck by a bullet, and had a friend drive her to York Hospital for treatment. Her injuries are not considered to be life threatening.

The victim told police she believed the shots came from outside, but was unsure of a motive or suspect.

While investigating the shooting, police spoke with two men who were present at the time of the shooting.

Both Mark Thomas, 34, and Keith Gaines, 32, of York, became uncooperative with police.

A search warrant was obtained for the house where the incident took place, and a police located a loaded .40 caliber Ruger that had been reported stolen.

Thomas and Gaines were both arrested for crimes related to the firearm.

Police are still investigating the shooting.

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.  Tipsters will never have to give their name.

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

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

Instructions for using text tip line

1 Enter number 847-411

2 start message with - yorktips

3 text your message

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