At 0200 hrs West Hempfield Twp Police responded to the Mountville Turkey Hill for a reported Armed Robbery that just occurred. A white male suspect entered the store, brandished a black handgun and demanded money and cigarettes. The suspect fled the store with an undertermined amount of money/cigarettes. Description of the suspect was broadcasted to other police agencies.
It was learned that just prior to the Robbery two suspicious subjects were noticed at the Turkey Hill on Centerville Road at Columbia Ave - the males left in a silver Ford F150. This information was also broadcasted.
Just before 0230 hrs - Millersville Borough Police observed the suspect running into the Getty Mart located at 473 N. George Street and entered the store before another Robbery could be committed. The suspect, identified as FREY was arrested and a black plastic pellet type gun was recovered. While conducting the investigation, GERLITZKI was observed driving past in the Ford F150 and was stopped nearby by police.
During an interview, both FREY and GERLITZKI admitted to police that they were involved in the Robbery at Mountville Turkey Hill.
FREY has been charged with Robbery (F1) and Criminal Conspiracy / GERLITZKI was charged with Criminal Conspiracy - both were turned over to Central Booking to await arraignment
*Both suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law*