At about 4:50 pm this afternoon, 14 Nov 12, Officers were dispatched to the area of the 500 Blk S. Lime St for a report of a shooting and a subject down. Upon arrival, Officers located the victim to the rear of the residences on the East side of the 500 Blk S. Lime St. The victim was found to be suffering from multiple gunshot wounds and was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene.
CRIME OF THE WEEK 12-43 Week of November 12th, 2012
On October 1, 2012 a 29-year-old female came to the Lancaster City Police station to report inappropriate sexual contact by a School District Employee, that began in 1999. The victim was interviewed and an investigation ensued. The victim stated that in September 1999 she attended McCaskey High School and was 16 years of age. She stated that she joined the school’s gospel choir. Through the choir, she had contact with Clifton Rodney Jenkins, who was a chaperon and mentor employed by the School District of Lancaster.
UPDATED INFORMATION AS OF 6 November 2012
CRIME OF THE WEEK 12-42 Week of November 5th, 2012
On November 4, 2012, at approx. 6:06 PM, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to Arby’s, located at 132 Park City Center, for a shooting. It was later determined to be robbery, where no shots were fired. Officers responded to the restaurant and began receiving information from Lancaster Countywide Communications regarding the suspect’s description. Responding officers from A Platoon began securing the scene and located the four employees, who had been working at Arby’s at the time of the robbery. The officers quickly escorted the employees to safety and helped evacuate employees from other, nearby businesses, since it was unknown if the suspect was still within the Park City Mall. Officers from the Pennsylvania State Police (Troop J), the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Department and seven other police departments from across Lancaster County responded to assist with securing the large scene and with attempting to search the mall for the suspect. Several K-9 Units were brought in to assist with the search.
At 6:47 p.m. November 1, 2012, Lancaster City Police officers responded to Lancaster General Hospital, 555 N. Duke St. A 33-year-old New Jersey woman, later identified as Regina Anne Wallace, had made statements to LGH staff that she had been involved in a homicide in Ewing, NJ. Lancaster police officers immediately notified police in Ewing Township, NJ. Several hours later, investigators from Ewing Twp. Police advised Lancaster City Police investigators that they had issued an arrest warrant for Regina Wallace, charging her with Criminal Homicide. Wallace was subsequently arrested and charged by Lancaster City Police Det. Manual Luciano with Fugitive from Justice before MDJ Janice Jimenez. Wallace was arraigned and is currently being held in Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $1 million bail.
The Lancaster City Bureau of Police is pleased to announce the promotion of Sgt. Timothy Frey to Lieutenant, effective 10/28/12.
At 11:11 a.m. October 30, 2012 officers responded to the area of Manor St. and Old Dorwart St. for a possible attempted child abduction. A suspect described as a white male, unknown age, wearing glasses, described as balding on top with white hair on sides, approached a 10-year-old girl who was standing on the sidewalk near a corner store. The suspect began talking to the girl and asked her if she wanted to go with him. The child’s mother, who was standing nearby, verbally confronted the suspect, who then got into a navy blue Chevrolet TrailBlazer that was parked at the corner of Old Dorwart St. and Manor St. The suspect then drove away.