Lancaster homicide victim identified; 3 sought


LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – A Lancaster man was fatally shot on Wednesday afternoon after police said he got into a fight with three other men.

The body of 25-year-old Luis Perez was found near his home in the 600 block of South Lime Street at Juniata Street around 3:25 p.m.

After speaking with witnesses and reviewing surveillance footage, police believe that Perez and the three others got into a verbal altercation that turned physical.

Perez was shot in the torso and then walked a few feet until he collapsed.

The suspects have not been identified by name. They were last seen running in the 100 block of Juniata Street, toward South Plum Street.

If anyone has any information, they’re asked to call Lancaster police at 717-735-3300 or Lancaster Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913.

Tips can also be submitted on the department’s website. All tips can be submitted anonymously.

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