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Police searching for suspects in armed robbery of Advance Auto Parts

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YORK COUNTY, Pa.– Police are searching for suspects in armed robbery of the Advance Auto Parts located on Mt. Rose Avenue.

On December 5 at 5:25 p.m., police responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 1000 block of Mt. Rose Avenue.

Victims told police that two men entered the store and pointed handguns at them while demanding money. At one point, one man was taken to the floor and had his face smashed into the floor. He did not suffer serious injury.

There were customers in the store at the time of the robbery, including an armed customer that fired a round into the floor which caused the suspects to flee with an undetermined amount of money.

The suspects in the robbery are described as follows:

Actor #1:

  • Young Hispanic Male
  • 5’6″ in Height
  • Thin Build
  • Wearing
    • Black Ski Mask
    • Black Hoodie
    • Light Blue Jeans
    • Red,Grey and White Sneakers

Actor #2:

  • Young Black Male
  • 5’9″ in Height
  • Heavier Build
  • Brown Eyes
  • Wearing
    • Black Ski Mask
    • Black Hoodie
    • Black Jacket
    • Dark Blue Jeans
    • Black Shoes


Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact police at (717)843-0851 or e-mail the department at police@sgtpd.org.  Tips may also be submitted to York County Crime Stoppers by calling 800-722-0991 or you may submit a tip on-line at www.yorkcountycrimestoppers.org.