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****Original Information released 15 February 2017*** On February 15, 2017, at approximately 4:16 am, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the 700 block of Poplar Street for a report of shots fired, which was then upgraded to a shooting. While responding to the scene...
On 07 March 2017 Off. Gunnet responded to 400 Park City Center, JC Penney, for a complaint of a retail theft that had just occurred. Loss Prevention employess informed Off. Gunnet that the subject pictured in this case was suspected of taking merchandise out of the store without paying. When...

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The male in the attached photo is a suspect in a retail theft case. The incident occurred on 23 Dec 2016. In this case, the suspect fled on foot from Loss Prevention. The suspect ran across Plaza Blvd. to the covered bridge along Shreiner Station Rd. in East Hempfield Twp. Officers checked the area...

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On Wednesday 15 March 2017 shortly after 1400 hrs. Jose Duque surrendered himself at the Lancaster Bureau of Police station. Duque was accompanied by an attorney at the time of his surrender. Duque is currently at the station awaiting arraignment on the warrant for Criminal Homicide and Firearms...

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On 16 February 2017 the arrest of Cristian Astacio was published on this Crime Watch page. Through follow up investigation by Det, Heather Halstead of the Special Investigatoins Unit (SIU) an additional victim was identified. The investigation revealed that sometime in June 2016 Astacio had sexual...
On Thursday 09 March 2017 at approximately 1316 hrs. Off. Grager and other members of Platoon D responded to the area of the 300 blk. S. Prince St. for a report of a theft of a package that had just occurred. The caller stated that the suspect in the theft looked like the male that had been...
On March 9, 2017 (Thurs.) at approximately 1400 hrs. officers assigned to the Lancaster Bureau of Police Selective Enforcement Unit served a drug related search warrant at 436 W. Lemon St. Apt #1. Over the course of several weeks undercover police officers purchased narcotics from the resident of...
On 17 January 2017 a burglary was reported from a resident of the 400 blk. High St. Off. A. Williams filed a report. The victim stated that a television, impact driver and work light had been taken when the resident was away from the home. Subsequent follow up investigation by Det. Sgt. K. Miller...
On Saturday 25 February 2017 at 0400 hrs. Officers from B Platoon responded to an apartment on the 300 blk. S. Queen St. for a report of vandalism that had just occurred. The complainant heard a loud noise and went to see what had caused it. The victim discovered a bullet hole in the wall of the...

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Jamel Edward Prister
On November 30, 2016 Off. J. Caple responded to an address on the 800 blk. Marjory Terrace for a report of a domestic disturbance in progeress. Upon arrival, Off. Caple was told that the suspect. identified as Jamel Prister, had left. Prister had taken a 1995 maroon Honda Odessey PA/KBN0745,...
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PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION 10/13/2016 On Wednesday 12 October 2016, at approximately 1926hrs. officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police responded to the 600 block of South Queen Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival officers located an adult male,...
Angel William Candelario
PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION TO MEDIA 3 September, 2016 0343 hours On the above date, Lancaster City Police Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of N. Duke St. in the area of the Elks Club for a Shooting. A female (Lancaster City Resident) was found with a non-life threatening gunshot wound...
Jonathan Joseph Cameron
****CANCEL WARRANT**** CAMERON WAS ARRESTED ON 7/18/2016 AT APPROXIMATELY 1700 HRS. WANTED FOR CRIMINAL ATTEMPT HOMICIDE & AGGRAVTED ASSAULT: JONATHAN JOSEPH CAMERON ****Previously Released Information on Original Press Release**** On Sunday 17 June 2016, at approximately 1835hrs. officers from...
***UPDATE*** 7/14/16 - Drew Guadalupe has been arrested in New York City by NYPD. The stolen vehicle has not been recovered. On July 11, 2016 at about 6:13 a.m. officers of the Lancaster City Police were dispatched to the 400 blk of E. King St. for a reported stabbing. Upon arrival officers located...

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On January 16, 2017, at approximately 9:05 PM, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of S. Christian Street for an unknown police problem. When the officers arrived, they discovered several occupants inside the residence who reported being...
****Updated information 1/26/2017**** Follow this link to our YouTube channel for video of the incident. See if you can help us identify the suspects . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptAXON9GKnc On Sunday 15 January 2017 at approximately 0330 hrs. Officers from Lancaster City Bureau of Police...

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On Monday November 21, 2016 at approximately 2317 hrs. an unknown male entered the Turkey Hill store at 410 E. Chestnut St. The suspect approached the counter and displayed a semi-automatic handgun. The suspect demanded cash and then fled the store on foot. The suspect was last observed walking...

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On Thursday September 29, 2016 at 1728 hrs. Off. Blough took a report of a theft of a purse from a business on the 1st blk. N. Duke St. The victim reported seeing an unknown black male, 17-18 years old, last seen wearing: ball cap, denim jacket and sneakers. The suspect entered the business through...

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On Tuesday 9/27/2016 at 1712 hrs. Officers from Lancaster City Police responded to the 400 blk. E. King St. for a report of a theft from a motor vehicle. The victim reported that a .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol had been stolen from a vehicle. This had originally been posted with a photo of a...

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