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Episode #43: Jamere Cherry - Murdered (2017)

Updated: Oct 1, 2023

“On Aug. 21, 2017, Jamere “Mere” Cherry was shot in the head and mortally wounded while sitting on the porch of his home on East Gas Avenue in York. He was 28.” York Daily Record

Jamere Cherry

Birth: 1953 - Death: 5/26/1968

Ethnicity: African American - Sex: Male

Height: Unknown - Weight: Unknown

Hair Color: Brown - Eye Color: Brown

Hometown: York, PA (York County)

Crime Scene: His residence in York, PA.

Last Known Location Alive: Her residence. Jamere was on the phone with his mother at the time of his shooting.

Injury Description: Jamere was shot in the head and died over three weeks later in the hospital.

Suspect Description: Unknown

Additional Information: Jamere was father to four wonderful girls whom he loved dearly. Despite a past with convictions, he had turned his life around for his daughters.

DNA: Unknown

Fingerprints: Unknown

If You have any information, no matter how small the detail please contact the York County Crime Stoppers at (717) 775-8477, York City Police Department at (717) 846-1234, or PA Crime Stoppers at 1-800-262-3080. Remember you can always remain anonymous. Additionally, York Mayor Michael Helfrich said people can reach out to him with information if they are afraid of police or don't believe their name will be kept anonymous: (717) 817-7975. Tips can also be entered on the CRIMEWATCH app or at



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