Teen walking to get cigar when he is shot in the thigh
On Wednesday evening around 6 p.m., police were called to the 2400 block of North Sixth Street for the report of a 17-year-old who had been shot.
He told police he was in the area visiting a relative when he decided to walk to a corner store to get a cigar.
He was shot in the thigh for no reason, and didn’t know who shot him.
He was taken to Hershey Medical Center for treatment.
Anyone with information is asked to call Harrisburg Detective John O’Connor at 717-255-3175.
A 17-year-old boy was shot in the leg Wednesday evening around 6 p.m. at the intersection of Sixth and Seneca Streets.
The teen has a non life-threatening injuries, but was taken to Penn State Hershey Medical Center for treatment.
Police have not made any arrests at this time.
As for the incident on Market Street, reports indicate that someone was threatening to jump from a building.
Police and emergency crews were able to prevent that from happening, and the person was taken to the hospital for evaluation.
Two separate incidents around 6 p.m. Wednesday evening in Harrisburg have police on scene.
The first incident was a shooting at the intersection of Sixth and Seneca Streets in Harrisburg. One person was shot, and it is believed there may have been two shooters. The victim was taken away from the scene by ambulance.
While police were on scene of that incident, another call went out for an incident in the 200 block of Market Street.
CBS 21 is in both locations and will provide the latest information as it becomes available.