4.22.13 Gun Arrest
At 5:34 p.m. on April 21, 2013 Lancaster City Police officers were dispatched to the Lancaster County Park to assist park rangers with a fight at one of the basketball courts. As park rangers arrived at the basketball courts, one of the rangers observed a male subject, later identified as Angel Luis Gonzalez-Tirado, 20 years old, resident of the 700 blk. Manor St., Lancaster remove a handgun from his waistband and throw it into a wooded area. Rangers attempted to stop Gonzalez-Tirado but he fled on foot. Gonzalez-Tirado was later located on the property of the Youth Intervention Center hiding behind a dumpster. Park Rangers positively identifed Gonzalez-Tirado, the gun was recovered and Gonzalez-Tirado was transported to LGH for facial injuries received from the fight at the basketball court. Gonzalez-Tirado refused treatment and was transported to the Lancaster City police station where he was charged by Off. Will Smith before MDJ Richard Simms with Firearms not to be Carried Without a License and Defiant Trespass (Bail amount unknown - Gonzalez-Tirado was committed to Lancaster County Prison).