The incident happened around 2:25 a.m., Sunday in the 44400 Block of Benald Street, according to Lancaster Station spokesman Michael Rust.
“Deputies responded to the location regarding a shooting, and the victim said he was at a party at the location and a fight started,” Rust said. “During the fight, someone began to fire an unknown type of gun into the crowd.”
Rust said the victim, an adult black male, was shot once in the upper left thigh. He was transported to the hospital for treatment.
Deputies are seeking the public’s help in identifying the gunman.
Anyone with information on this shooting is urged to contact Lancaster detectives at 661-948-8466. If you would like to provide information anonymously, you can do so by calling Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.