Police: Man injured in Carlisle shooting; pounded on neighbor’s door for help

Carlisle/West Shore


The latest on the Carlisle shooting:


8:00 a.m. Thursday

The victim, a 39-year-old male, was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Due to his condition, the victim was unable to provide any information to the police. 


11:02 p.m.

Police confirm a man was shot in Carlisle, only blocks away from Dickinson College. A large perimeter was set up near the W. North Street and N. West Street intersection.

More than 50 evidence markers were on the street at one point, many of which mark a blood trail, according to Detective Daniel Freedman.

Police were called to the scene around 7:30 p.m.

They have not found any witnesses that can say what exactly happened but are reviewing multiple surveillance cameras in the area.

A detective reports that after the victim was shot, he ran to a house and pounded on the door, asking for help. He is now at the hospital. 

Police do not believe there is any threat to the public and it appears to be a targeted incident. 


9:33 p.m.

A shooting resulting in one injured has closed the intersection of West North and North West Streets.

The shooting occurred nearby Dickinson College.

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