Crime Stoppers 13-03 Allan Wayne Hess Homicide
CRIME OF THE WEEK 13-03
Week of January 14th, 2013
VICTIM: ALLAN WAYNE HESS W/M/59
On January 7, 2013 at 10:55 a.m. Lancaster City Police Officers were dispatched to 248 W. Walnut St. 1st flr. for a Check on the Welfare call. Officers entered the residence and located Allan Wayne Hess inside the apartment. Officers discovered that Hess was deceased. Through investigation and an autopsy, it became appaent that Hess had suffered sharp force trauma. The manner of death was ruled to be Homicide. Investigators learned that Hess had been staying at the location for a short amount of time before his death.
Investigators are seeking information regarding Hess’ activities and whereabouts prior to the homicide and ask that anyone with information contact Det. Sgt. Nickel at (717) 735-3358 or Lancaster City/County Crime Stoppers at (800) 322-1913, or you can anonymously Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by using your cell phone. Text LANCS plus your message to 847411. Callers may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.