EAST LAMPETER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) – Police have released new information after a shooting that left a 16-year-old girl injured in Lancaster County.
At 1:30 p.m. on October 5, East Lampeter Township Police responded to the Budget Host Inn 2140 Lincoln Hwy East for a reported shooting inside a motel room.
Officers arrived and found the teen with a gunshot wound to her left leg inside a second-floor room. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.
According to East Lampeter Township Police, the initial investigation found two men fired multiple rounds into the closed door and fled before police arrived.
Police do not know if the victim was targeted but say the public is not in immediate danger.
On Oct. 20 the police department released surveillance video of the assault that took place. The video shows two suspects as well as a vehicle associated with them.
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This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone who is familiar with the suspects, or the vehicle, or has additional information regarding this assault is asked to contact the East Lampeter Township Police.