Lancaster authorities: Two shootings, one death, in three days

Posted November 19, 2012 3:59 pm | Filed under Crime and Courts, Local News

For the second time in three days, Lancaster County authorities are searching for the suspects responsible in two separate shootings.

Friday night, deputies say a male victim took a gunshot to the arm after an unknown man knocked on his Heath Springs door saying his car broke down. In this incident, the victim said he walked out to help the man and he was then jumped by four black men dressed in dark clothing.

Then, Monday afternoon, Deputies say a man died at Springs Memorial Hospital after he was shot on Cedar Pine Lake Road in Lancaster. Neighbors reported hearing gunshots before two cars left the home.

If you have any information that may assist authorities in either of these cases, you’re asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIME-SC.