Robbery victim catches suspect after setting up trap

On January 2nd, Lebanon City Police were dispatched to the 1400 block of Elm Street in Lebanon City. The resident told officers a package had been stolen from his front porch by an unknown suspect.

In an attempt to lure the suspect back, the victim placed a “dummy” package on his front porch and Tuesday afternoon, the suspect returned. The victim confronted the man, took his car keys and called police.

Officers arrested and charged 22-year old Francisco Lozano-Adorno with Theft and Receiving Stolen Property. After further investigation, police found several other stolen packages in Lozano-Adorno’s possession.

The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are pending. Lozano-Adorno was arraigned and placed in the Lancaster County Correctional Facility on $9,500 bail.

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