Shooting/Homicide Suspect Update

17 November 2012 by Detective Lieutenant Michael Winters

UPDATE INFORMATION ON WANTED SUBJECT AS OF 17 NOVEMBER 2012   Lancaster City Police Detectives continued to investigate the murder of Dennis McFadden Jr. over the last several days, working tirelessly to follow-up on leads, conduct interviews and review evidence.

11.14.12 Shooting / Homicide 500 blk. S. Lime St.

15 November 2012 by Det Lt Mike Winters

    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.

11.08.12 Additional Charges in 222 Auto Thefts

8 November 2012 by Lt. Todd Umstead

On November 5, 2012, Det. Stephen Owens of the Lancaster City Police Auto Theft Unit filed additional charges against Francisco Mercado Jr. in connection with auto thefts that occurred along route 222 during July and August of 2012 (see prior release 9.19.12 Rt. 222 Auto Thefts Arrest):

11.08.12 Corruption of Minors Arrest

8 November 2012 by Lt. Todd Umstead

            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.

Robbery - Arby's, Park City Mall

5 November 2012 by Det. Lt. Michael Winters

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...

11.02.12 Arrest in NJ Homicide

2 November 2012 by Lt. Todd Umstead

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.

10.31.12 Sgt. Frey promoted to Lieutenant

31 October 2012 by Lt. Todd Umstead

The Lancaster City Bureau of Police is pleased to announce the promotion of Sgt. Timothy Frey to Lieutenant, effective 10/28/12.