Shooting Incident

On March 23, 2019, at approximately 9:53 p.m., Officers responded to a residence on the 1900 block of State Street for a report of a shooting. When Officers arrived at the scene, they met with the victim who stated that while he was standing in his kitchen preparing dinner, he felt a sharp pain in his right arm.  He saw that he was bleeding and immediately called 911.  Bullet holes were observed in the siding of the 2nd floor balcony.  A bullet made it completely through the wall and through the victim’s right bicep.  He was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Bullet casings were discovered in the 1900 block of Primrose Street. There were also several vehicles that had been shot as well. Witnesses advised that they heard between three and six shots fired.  The incident is under investigation.


If you have any information relevant to this incident, please contact Harrisburg Bureau of Police at (717) 558-6900 or submit a tip through CrimeWatch.

Incident Date: 
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 9:53pm

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

19-0323-078-002

Location: 

1900 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101