10.08.2013 Belvedere Robbery

8 October 2013 by Sgt. Bill Hickey

On Tuesday 08 October 2013, at approximately 0200 hrs. Officers from Lancaster City Police Platoon “B” responded to the Belvedere Inn, 402 N. Queen St. for a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred.


Upon arrival,Off. Reppert made contact with the victims inside the business. Other Officers checked the area for the suspects. The suspects were described as:


1)    Unknown Black Male  6’03” 250 lbs. described as a “heavy build”

Last seen wearing- light blue sweatshirt w/ the hood up

Black pants and wore a blue bandana across his face

Armed with an unknown silver handgun


2)    Unknown male 5’09” described as average build

Last seen wearing- Gray hooded sweatshirt, unknown color bandana across face

Armed with an unknown make/model handgun


The suspects entered the business, displayed their handguns and demanded cash and other items from the employees. The suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction of travel.


Detectives are actively pursuing leads at this time. Anyone with information is urged to call Lancaster City Police at (717) 735-3300 or Lancaster City-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913. You can also click the Submit a Tip button on our website, www.lancasterpolice.com, or Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by texting LANCS plus your message to 847411. Tipsters may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.