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Barbershop owner shot in Lancaster

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The owner of a Lancaster barber shop was hospitalized after an unknown gunman shot him in both legs Monday night.

Lancaster police said the 29-year-old man was shot at the Karved Creations Barber Shop, at 401 East King Street, shortly before 9 p.m.

The victim, who was not identified, was taken to a hospital by ambulance. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening, police said.

Police said their preliminary investigation has determined that a lone shooter entered the shop and fired several rounds before fleeing south on Plum Street.

There are no indications at this point to indicate that a robbery or attempted robbery took place, and there are no indications that the attack was random in any way, police said.

Anyone with information may call Lancaster police at 717-735-3300. Callers do not have to give their names.

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