Dollar General store apparently robbed twice by same man

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LANCASTER CO., PA (WPMT)  Pennsylvania State Police,Troop J, Lancaster County, is investigating two armed robberies that occurred at the Dollar General store in Gap. The robberies occurred on January 14, 2015 and February 24, 2015. Both robberies happened between 8:15-8:30 pm.  The robber got away with cash and Newport 100 cigarettes.

Investigators believe that the same suspect is responsible for both robberies.  He is described as a black male, over 6 feet in height.  He wore a black colored winter coat with fur lining on the inside of the hood and a black mask that covered most of his face.  In both robberies he brandished a small-framed, black handgun in his left hand.  The loot was cash and Newport 100 cigarettes.

Anyone with information on the robberies or can the identity of the suspect is asked to contact PSP TFC Gerald Saurers at (717) 290-1965 gesauers@pa.gov or Lancaster Crime Stoppers at (800) 322-1913, or you can anonymously Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by using your cell phone. Text LANCS plus your message to 847411. Callers may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.