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One person in custody following Lancaster shooting

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LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) -

Lancaster police say a man is in critical condition after someone shot him early Saturday morning.

It happened along the first block of Pearl Street around 3:30 a.m. when a 29-year-old man was shot in the leg while visiting friends. Detectives believe the shooting was the result of a fight that happened inside the residence.

After a brief pursuit of the suspect, police said they found 24-year-old Joshua Diaz-Maldonado and took him into custody.

He is charged with several counts, including aggravated assault.

The victim underwent surgery Saturday morning and is currently listed in critical condition, police said.

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