Police Log 3/20/2017

17-008745

HARASSMENT

S BROAD ST / CLERMONT AVE

OCCURRED 3/17/2017 0810 HRSG

Ramon J Colon, 46, 300 block South Broad Street, Lancaster PA, was at the listed location when he was hit with a snowball.  Colon became enraged and began to verbally and physically abuse the juvenile who struck him with the snowball.  Colon grabbed the juvenile and shook him before throwing the juvenile to the ground.  Colon also began yelling and cursing at a parent who confronted him.  Colon was charged with Disorderly Conduct and Harassment. 

17-008748

THEFT

315 W JAMES ST /  J C SNAVELY AND SONS

OCCURRED BETWEEN 3/16/2017 1200 HRS AND 3/17/2017 1106 HRS

Victim reported that sometime between the above listed dates and times an unknown suspect(s) removed his wallet from his jacket pocket while he was working.  The wallet was found by officers and returned to victim.  Victim stated that only the cash which was in the wallet was taken. 

17-008761

THEFT

630 ROCKLAND ST / PHOENIX ACADEMY

OCCURRED BETWEEN 12/01/2016 AND 03/17/2017 1200 HRS

Sometime between the above listed dates and times an unknown suspect(s) stole three mini IPADs from the listed location. 

17-008833

ROBBERY

50 W STRAWBERRY ST

OCCURRED 3/17/2017 2218 HRS

Reporting person / victim stated that an Hispanic male, approximately 5’6” talk with a thin build wearing a dark sweatshirt and jeans come to his office asking to rent a room.  While there the suspect asked to borrow money from the victim.  When the victim told him he didn’t have any to lend him the suspect approached the victim in a threatening manner.  The victim asked the suspect to leave and was showing him out when the suspect reached into the victims pants pocket.  A struggled ensued where the suspect sustained an cut to his lip.  Upon fleeing the suspect threaten the victim for causing him the injury to his lip.

17-008861

THEFT FROM VEHICLE

1ST BLK E KING ST

OCCURRED 3/18/2017 0253 HRS

Reporting person / victim stated that on the above listed date their silver, 2005, Mazda, Mazda3 had been  stolen from Level 3 of the Penn Square Parking garage where it had been parked while the victim were at the holiday festivities in the area.  The vehicle was located  by officers on the second floor on the East side of the garage.  The vehicle was not damaged but the glove box had been dumped with the contents scattered over the front seat and floor area.  The vehicle was locked at the time of the incident. 

17-008937

ROBBERY

100 S ANN ST

OCCURRED  3/18/2017 1945 HRS

Reporting person / victim reported that while he was standing in front of Torres Grocery Store, an unknown person ran up behind him and grabbed a small green bag he was holding under his right arm.  The unknown person then ran and unknown direction. The bag contained a check book and US currency. 

17-009064

SHOTS FIRED

600 BLK. OCEAN AVE.

OCCURRED 3/20/2017 0101 HRS.

Officers from Platoon A responded to the 600 blk. Ocean Ave. after multiple calls for shots fired were received. Upon arrival, Officers did not locate any suspects. At least (4) parked/unoccupied vehicles were struck by gunfire, resulting in damge to those vehicles. At least one home on the block was struck by gunfire on the front of the building as well as through a front window. No injuries were reported as a result of this. Officers located and collected over 3 dozen spent shell casings along the block. Anyone with information on this incident or the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Lancaster Bureau of Police at 717-735-3300 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.