Parole violator arrested on gun and drug charges
LANCASTER, PA(WPMT) Gun and drug charges added to list of charges against a York County parole violator. 46 year old Larry Rowe, sr., of Lancaster, was found by State Parole/Probation officers and members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force, at about 8 o’clock Thursday morning sleeping in a bed in a city apartment. He was wanted on an outstanding state parole violation for a burglary charge.
Lancaster City Police Selective Enforcement Unit officers assisted and secured a search warrant for the residence.
During the search officers located a stolen Sig Sauer .380 handgun with a loaded magazine and one round in the chamber. The gun was stolen from Manheim Township. Officers also located a small amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a small quantity of prescription medication. They also seized $1,520.00 in cash.
Rowe is charged with Receiving Stolen Property, Persons not to Possess, Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, plus 2 counts of Possession of Controlled Substances (Oxycontin, Diazepam)
Rowe was transported to the York County Prison by PA State Parole Agents.