Man arrested in armed robberies Mechanicsburg
UPPER ALLEN TWP, Pa- Police arrest a suspect that was involved in 2 armed robberies.
Upper Allen Township police say a masked man robbed a CVS Pharmacy store by gunpoint on February 2nd along Gettysburg Pike.
Then on February 4th the same masked man robbed a pizza shop along Old York Road in Lower Allen Township.
A witness at the scene was able to obtain the registration plate number from the suspect’s vehicle as he fled.
The registration plate led police to 22-year-old Jordan Snoke in Lower Allen Township.
Police searched Snoke’s residence and recovered stolen cash and clothing worn during the CVS robbery.
Snoke ultimately confessed to both robberies and was taken into custody by Fairview Township Police that same night.
On February 5, 2016 Upper Allen Police arrested Snoke at the York County Prison as he was being released on bail.
Snoke was arraigned and lodged in the Cumberland County Prison on $50,000 bail.