LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Police in Lancaster County have arrested Shymir G. Brown, the alleged shooter in an incident on May 17 near South Queen and Andrew Streets.

According to the Bureau of Police, Detective Adam Flurry, who is leading the investigation in this case, Brown has been charged with the following:

  • Criminal attempt to commit homicide (two counts),
  • Possession of an instrument of a crime (one count),
  • Firearms carried without a license (one count),
  • Discharging a firearm within Lancaster City (one count),
  • Driving while operating privilege is suspended (one count)
  • Reckless driving (one count)

Brown was taken into custody without incident and held on $500,000 bail in the Lancaster County Prison.

On May 17, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police responded to a report of a shooting at approximately 6:55 p.m.

After being dispatched near South Queen and Andrew Streets, officers found an adult male and a juvenile shooting victim. Both individuals are Lancaster City residents.

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Police reported that the individuals immediately received medical treatment, but did not release any statements about their current condition.

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