Reward offered for info in armed robbery in Lancaster

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LANCASTER, Pa.-(WPMT) Lancaster City/County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to an arrest in an armed robbery in Lancaster City.

It happened at around 11:15 pm on August 13 along the 600 block of W. Chestnut Street.  The victims, a man and a woman, were approached by a male and female .  The male suspect pulled out a handgun and demanded money.  The female suspect then went through the victim’s pockets while they were held at gunpoint.

The suspects took the victims’ cell phone, purse and wallet. The suspects were last seen running north on the 200 block of Nevin Street.

Both suspects were black. The man was about 5 feet 9 inches tall. The female was approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, 140 pounds and she had a “round” face.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact Detective Lt. Mike Winters at (717) 735-3354 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.


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