Death of 33-year-old York County man ruled a homicide, Coroner says


YORK, Pa. (WHTM) — A 33-year-old man was shot and killed in the area of S. West St. and W. Mason Ave in York County Sunday night.

According to York City Police, officers discovered the victim, Willmar Santos-Batista, 33, with injuries related to the shooting.

Santos-Batista was transported to York Hospital and later pronounced dead around 3:15 a.m. the following day.

An autopsy report released Wednesday morning by the York County Coroner’s Office deemed the shooting a homicide, with the cause of death being a gunshot wound to the head.

York City Police continue their investigation.

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