7.31.12 Robbery, Shots Fired, Arrest. 400 blk. N. Cherry St.

1 August 2012 by Lt. Todd Umstead

     On July 31, 2012 at 7:04 P.M. Lancaster City police officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of E. Lemon St. and N. Cherry St. Officers located a 25-year-old city man who reported that he had just been robbed.

7.30.12 Death Investigation 1st blk. N. Prince St.

30 July 2012 by Lt. Mike Winters

On July 29, 2012 at approx. 6:41 PM, officers were dispatched to 46 N. Prince Street for a cardiac arrest call. Patrol officers responded to the scene and found an adult male deceased in an apartment. Officers contacted investigators and the Lancaster County Coroner’s Office, who assisted with the investigation. At this time,...

7.24.12 Homicide - 1st blk. E. Walnut St.

24 July 2012 by Lt. Todd Umstead

At 12:11 a.m., July 24, 2012 Lancaster City Police officers were dispatched to an apartment building in the 1st block of E. Walnut St. for a report of a cardiac arrest. Upon arrival, officers located a deceased 59-year-old male resident of the apartment. The victim had visible traumatic injuries.

7.20.12 Stalking Arrest

23 July 2012 by CPT Kent Switzer

Shortly before 1:45 pm, Wednesday, July 18th Officer Josiah King responded to a suspicious activity call, which took place in the area of the 300 Blk W. Mifflin St and the 400 Blk W. Vine St.  Off. King spoke with the victim, a 35 year old Lancaster City woman, who reported that less than a half an...

7.17.12 Stabbing Investigation Update

17 July 2012 by Dt. Lt. Micheal Winters

     On 8 July 2012, at approx. 3:05 am, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police responded to 239 W. King Street for a stabbing.   Officers encountered the victim, who was riding in a vehicle, and learned that he had been stabbed on W. King Street, outside of 239 W.