Lancaster Crime Stoppers 20-03 Lancaster Bureau of Police seek identity of Person of Interest for Improvised Incendiary Devices found at Lancaster City Hall 5/30/2020

CRIME STOPPERS 20-03

Week of June 22, 2020

POLICE SEEK IDENTITY OF PERSON OF INTEREST (POI) IN PLANTING OF IMPROVISED INCENDIARY DEVICES LANCASTER CITY HALL

On Saturday May 30, 2020 a City of Lancaster maintenance employee located (2) improvised incendiary devices in the immediate area of City Hall, 120 N. Duke St. Once notified of the discovery Detectives from Lancaster Bureau of Police launched an investiagtion. The IIDs were found to contain gasoline and materials that were supposed to ignite the contents.

Detectives located several video surviellance locations in the area. Images of a person of interest (POI) were discovered. Detectives are asking for assistance from the public in identifying this POI. The POI is depicted as an  B/M, age unknown, last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with the “Phat Farm” logo on the chest, camoflage shorts, light colored sneakers, a dark colored ball cap and dark face mask. The suspect was on foot in all surveillance images.

Anyone with information on this incident of the identity of the POI is asked to contact Det. Stan Roache (717)735-3360 roaches@lancasterpolice.com or Lancaster 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.