Shooting reported at Lakota Lake apartments in West Chester Twp

West Chester shooting: 1 dead, 1 injured; police not seeking suspects

Township spokeswoman Barb Wilson said police responded to a call of shots fired at 3:50 p.m. from an apartment in the 6900 block of Lakeside Drive in the Lakota Lake Apartments.

“Upon arrival, police found two males with apparent gunshot wounds. One male was deceased. The second male had a gunshot wound to the foot and was transported to West Chester Hospital,” Wilson said in a release.

The names of the two who were shot were not released, and neither was the victim’s condition.

Wilson said police are not looking for suspects and have no reason to believe there is a threat to the community.

The shooting remains under investigation.

West Chester Twp. police and fire departments respond to a double shooting at the Lakota Lake apartments on Lakeside Drive Friday, March 27, 2020. NICK GRAHAM / STAFF

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