SOLICITATION WITHOUT A PERMIT ARRESTS

The LBPD has filed a non-traffic citation against Nikera Georgette TAYLOR, age 18, of Philadelphia for violating Lititz Borough ordinance against soliciting without a permit or license.  Police also petitioned a 17 year old female, also of Philadelphia, on charges of providing False Identification to Law Enforcement and violating Lititz Borough ordinance against soliciting without a permit or license.

On September 12, 2018 at approximately 5:33pm Lititz Police received a complaint about solicitors going door to door in the 1st block of North New Street attempting to sell energy services.  Officers responded to the area and made contact with the solicitors, who were identified as TAYLOR and the 17 year old.

During the course of the investigation police discovered that the 17 year old had repeatedly lied about her identity.  She was then transported to Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department where her fingerprints were obtain and she was positively identified. 

TAYLOR was released at the scene and will be summoned to District Court.

The 17 year old was released to a responsible adult and will be petitioned to Juvenile Court. 

TAYLOR and the 17 year old are presumed innocent.