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8.25.15 FIFTY-FIRST (51st) Gun Arrest

25 August 2015 by Todd Umstead

Last night, Aug. 24th, Lancaster City Police Officers made their 51st firearms-related arrest of 2015. At 7:43 p.m. Officers responded to the area of S. Duke St. and Reedy Ln. to a report of a hit and run vehicle accident. A silver Honda sedan had left the roadway and struck a...

8.21.15 Gun Arrest (48th of 2015)

21 August 2015 by Todd Umstead

At 2:45 p.m. Aug. 20, 2015, Lancaster City Police C Platoon officers responded to the area of the 500 blk. of S. Christian St. for a report of a fight involving weapons. Witnesses reported seeing a male subject with a handgun getting into a blue Chevrolet Cobalt and leaving the area.

8.19.15 Shooting

19 August 2015 by Todd Umstead

1:21 pm, 8/19/15 Lancaster City Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 600 blk of Columbia Ave. Officers located a male victim who had been shot one time in the upper torso. The victim was transported to the hospital. initial suspect descriptions are as follows:

8.16.15 Shooting

17 August 2015 by Default Admin

     Shortly after 2:20 am, Sunday morning, August 16th officers responded to the area of Molly’s Pub, located at 253 E. Chestnut St. (Shippen & Chestnut Sts) for a report of a shooting.  Upon arriving, officers quickly determined that the shooting had actually taken place in the 100 Blk N.

8.14.15 Gun Arrest (45th in 2015)

14 August 2015 by Todd Umstead

Lancaster City Police arrested and charged the 45th person this year with a firearms related offense. 

8.13.15 Arrest in Shots Fired at McDonalds

13 August 2015 by Todd Umstead

On August 7, 2015, at 10:40 PM, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the McDonalds at 210 W. King St. for shots fired. See original news release here: