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Lancaster gun theft arrests; guns tied to burglary incidents in 2013

Christian-Williams–Stefon-Landing

Christian Williams, 18,  and Stefon Landing, 19, were both arrested after police discovered they were in possession of two stolen handguns from burglary incidents in 2013.

Police arrest two Lancaster men after discovering they were in possession of two stolen handguns from burglary incidents in 2013.

Christian Williams, 18, and Stefon Landing, 19, were stopped by police on Wednesday morning in the area of South Queen Street and West Farnum Street.

Police say that neither Williams or Landing had a valid permit to be carrying concealed handguns. One gun was reported stolen out of Manheim Township in October 2013 and the other was reported stolen in West Hempfield Township in September 2013.

Both men now face charges of carrying a firearm without a license and receiving stolen property. Landing is also facing a possession of controlled substance charge.

Both men were arraigned and committed to Lancaster County prison on $50,000 bail each.

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