Man Wanted For Fatal Youth Football Game Shooting


American Football on the Field near the hash marks or yard lines. | Image by David Lee, Shutterstock

Lancaster police are looking for a man who allegedly shot a man at a youth football game on Saturday night. 

Police have issued a warrant for Yaqub Salik Talib concerning the shooting. Witnesses told police there was an argument between coaches and referees. 

Police were called after shots were fired just before 9:00 p.m. Police say Talib allegedly pulled out a gun during the argument and shot at another man. 

The victim was taken to the hospital, where he later died. His name has not been released by the police as the investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Talib is urged to call Detective Senad Deranjic at 972-218-2756.

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