Press Releases


10.24.14 Shooting - 800 blk. Columbia Ave

24 October 2014 by Todd Umstead

8:31 a.m. October 24, 2014 LCPD officers responded to a shooting in the 800 blk. Columbia Ave. Officers located the victim, a 28-year-old city man, with a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was conscious and talking to officers. He was conveyed to a local hospital.

10.24.14 Robbery / Arrests - Park City Mall Parking Lot

24 October 2014 by Todd Umstead

At 3:16 p.m. October 23, 2014 Lancaster City Police officers responded to a report of a robbery that had just occurred in the Sears parking lot at Park City Mall, 805 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster County Wide Communications dispatched a description of the robbery suspects. While en route to the call, Off.

Updated Information re: Homicide (814 N. Lime St)

9 September 2014 by Todd Umstead

Lancaster City Police have charged Vandy Blankenship, 51-year-old male, with Criminal Homicide in connection with the murder of Donald Reinmiller, 60-year-old male on September 3, 2014 at 814 N. Lime St.

Additional Charges Filed in Stabbing Investigation (422 W. Orange St)

9 September 2014 by Todd Umstead

Lancaster City Police have filed additional charges in the stabbing investigation that occurred on Sept. 7, 2014 at 422 W. Orange St. Elswart Bodden, 23-year-old male, has been charged with the following offenses in connection with the brutal stabbing of a 29-year-old female: