Closings and Delays

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.