Incident #: 2009009733
Type: CHECK ON WELFARE
Time Received: 09/09/2020 19:51:03
NLCRPD Patrol District / Sector Assignment: L86 SECTOR 12 WARWICK TWP P867
Primary Agency: NORTHERN LANCASTER COUNTY REGIONAL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Responsible Unit: P86-10
Location: 400 block of ARROWHEAD DR
Municipality: WARWICK TOWNSHIP
Cross Streets: COVENTRY LN/SAYBROOKE DR
The NLCRPD was dispatched to a residence located in the 400 block of Arrowhead Drive in Warwick Township for a check on the welfare call. The welfare check was for a subject who failed to report to his place of employment, and the employer called out of concern for the subject’s welfare.
Arriving NLCRPD patrols found the rear door of the residence unlocked and made several announcements prior to entering the residence. After entry the officers observed blood smears and blood trailing on various residential surfaces. The officers then checked the homes basement where they located a blood soaked and unresponsive adult male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. NLCRPD requested EMS assistance with the transport of the victim to an undisclosed medical treatment facility for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
NLCRPD Forensic Team members and Criminal Investigation Unit Detectives and secured a search warrant for further on scene processing. The Office of the Lancaster County District Attorney was consulted concerning the matter in accordance with NLCRPD policy requirements and best practice protocols. The investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released to avoid jeopardizing the continuing nature of the investigation.