Coroner IDs man, teen dead in York shooting


The coroner has released the names of a man and a teenage boy who died in a shooting at a York home Wednesday evening.

Jameel R. Murray, 28, was found dead in the backyard of 613 West Princess Street when police responded to a report of shots fired around 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Dezmen Jones, 15, was taken to a hospital and died there about an hour later.

Neither person lived at the home.

Further details about the shooting were not disclosed, and a motive remains under investigation.

No other injuries were reported.

Anyone with information should call York police at 717-846-1234, or text tips to 847-411.

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