York Police: Shooting victim was not intended target

York Police: Shooting victim was not intended target

York City man hospitalized after shooting

Police say Ray Abboud, 45, of Springettsbury Township was struck once in the leg by a bullet near the area of 25 N. Franklin Street. The shooting happened around 1:43 p.m.

At this point in the investigation, police say, it does not appear that Abboud was the intended target. 

York County 911 received a call about multiple shots fired in the first block of North Franklin Street, according to a York County 911 dispatcher. Police responded with EMS assistance and were investigating.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the York City Police Department at 717-846-1234.

As police investigate the incident that occurred around 1:43 p.m. on the first block of N. Franklin St., they believe that Ray Abboud was not the intended target.

According to York police, Abboud was taken to the York Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the leg. 

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