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Manheim Township police seek tips in homicide case

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Police are asking for help as they investigate a fatal shooting in Lancaster County last weekend.

Manheim Township police said they want to hear from anyone who was driving or walking on or near New Holland Avenue at Fountain Avenue between 3:15 a.m. and 3:45 a.m. on Sunday, June 21.

Xavier Ernesto Garriga, 25, a township resident, died at a hospital after he was shot in the 800 block of New Holland Avenue around 3:30 a.m.

Investigators believe the fatal shot was fired from the street, possibly from a passing car.

Police said Garriga had a verbal confrontation with two men at a nearby convenience store several minutes before he was shot.

They have questioned two persons of interest, but have filed no charges.

Anyone with information is asked to call Manheim Township police at 717-569-6401.

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