Police say a man brandishing a semi-automatic handgun and his female accomplice robbed the J&K Supermart Tuesday night. It happened at 9:20pm at 545 New Holland Avenue in West Hempfield Township.
The male suspect is described as a white male, 25-30 years old, about 5’6”-5’9” tall, of a thin build. He has a shaved head and a tattoo on his left forearm.
The female suspect is described as a white female in her mid-30’s, about 5’3”-5’6” tall, with brown hair. She has a thin build but also has a paunch around her abdomen.
Police say the male suspect is also a suspect in a knifepoint robbery that occurred in West Hempfield Township last week.
Anyone with information on the robbery or the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Det. Sgt. Nate Nickel at (717) 735-3358 or Lancaster City/County 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.