2.24.14 Charges filed re: Shooting on Jan. 19
Lancaster City Police have filed charges against Jovar Juwan Jackson in connection with a reported shooting that occurred on January 19th, 2014 in the 400 blk. S. Queen St. Officers were dispatched to this location at approximately 11:15 pm and located Jackson, who was suffering from a single gunshot wound to his right thigh. He was conveyed to LGH where he was treated for his injury. Jackson was uncooperative with officers at the scene and during attempted follow-up interviews. Investigators continued to gather information and evidence and determined that Jackson had actually accidentally shot himself. Detective Stan Roache charged Jackson with Firearms not to be Carried Without a License (F-3) and Recklessly Endangering Another Person (M-2) before MDJ Winters, and a warrant was issued.
Anyone with information on Jackson’s whereabouts is urged to call Lancaster City Police at (717) 735-3300 or Lancaster City-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913. You can also click the Submit a Tip button on our website, www.lancasterpolice.com, or Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by texting LANCS plus your message to 847411. Tipsters may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.
Jovar Juwan Jackson 19-year-old male
LKA: 400 blk. Hillside Ave.