ARREST MADE IN SHOOTING FROM CHESTNUT ST

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On January 18th, 2020 at approximately 3:50 PM York City Police responded to the 700 block of Chestnut St for the report of a shots fired. Once there they discovered a 30-year-old York man who had been shot one time in the stomach. The victim was transported to York Hospital for treatment of his injuries.  York City Police began investigating and determined that the victim was targeted in this case and had prior dealings with his attackers.  One of the suspects who was involved in this shooting was identified and arrested by Police.  That individual is Wadie Danfora 30, of York.  Danfora was charged with Kidnapping to Facilitate a Felony Robbery, Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Firearm Prohibited, Simple Assault, and False Imprisonment. 

He was arrested on January 24th, 2020 and is currently being held at York County Prison.  Police are still investigating this crime and seeking assistance from the public on any further information about the crime or other suspects who were involved. 

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York City Police Department at ‪717-846-1234 or ‪717-849-2219

Date: 
Saturday, January 25, 2020

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