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One dead in York City shooting, police investigating

York City Police responded to the 300 block of Miller Lane for a shooting that killed 37-year-old Leonard Johnson.

YORK, Pa. — Update, Aug. 3: The identity of the man killed in Monday's York shooting has been revealed. 

Leonard Johnson, 37, has been identified as the victim, which was revealed in the coroner's report Wednesday afternoon. 

Johnson died from multiple gunshot wounds. 

The coroner's report noted that this is the 22nd homicide death in York County this year. Two of 22 were injured in Adams County and died in York County. Fifteen of the 22 homicides occurred directly in York City. 

In 2021, there were a total of 19 homicide deaths. 

Update, 3:57 p.m.: A 37-year-old man has been confirmed dead following a York City shooting. 

York City Police confirmed that despite life-saving actions, the victim succumbed to his injuries at the scene. 

He was killed by an apparent gunshot wound. 

Detectives are currently investigating and treating the shooting as a homicide.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 3 at 8 a.m. at the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown. The results will be released once the family is notified. 


The York County Coroner's office is responding to the scene of a shooting in York.

According to emergency dispatchers, crews responded to the 300 block of Miller Lane in York around 1:40 p.m. on Aug. 1 for a reported shooting.

Officials say at least one person was injured in the shooting, but the extent of their injuries are unknown at this time.

Police remain on scene and have closed off a portion of Miller Lane between East Church Street and College Avenue.

This is a developing story. FOX43 has a crew on the scene, and we will provide updates as they become available.

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