Police Blotter




  1. At approximately 2:34 a.m., police responded to the Red Roof Inn (2307 Lincoln Highway East) for a trespassing incident.  Officer’s made contact with GRAYSON PLEASANT / 22 year old / black male / Lancaster who was sleeping in the laundry room.  Grayson Pleasant had been warned not to return to the hotel by police on previous occasions.  Grayson Pleasant charged with Defiant Trespassing. 
  2. At approximately 1:54 p.m., police responded to the 00 block of S. Eastland Dr. for a found dog.  A white and brown adult Bulldog was located roaming around.  The dog was transported to the Lancaster Humane League.
  3. At approximately 5:33 p.m., police were dispatched to Walmart (2034 Lincoln Highway East) for a customer that was causing a disturbance.  Upon arrival, police learned EVAN TORTORICI / 29 year old / Hispanic male / Lancaster had yelled and spit on a Walmart employee.  Another customer intervened at which time Evan Tortorici spit at him and “squared up”.  A search revealed Evan Tortorici was in possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.  Evan Tortorici was arrested and transported back to ELTPD. Charges to be filed.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020