Lancaster man robs 19 year old with a BB gun during drug deal

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NEW HOLLAND BOROUGH, Pa- A Lancaster man robs a man with a BB gun after drug deal gone bad.

Shaiqueze J. Stewart, 18, of New Holland, has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault, one count of robbery and theft by unlawful taking.

Police say the incident happened just before 9:00 p.m. on Friday at a home along the 100 block of West Main Street. Stewart told police  he went the home  to buy drugs from a 19-year-old man.

During the interaction, Stewart demanded his money back and pulled out a CO2 BB gun replica of a semi automatic pistol.

The two boys started fighting when Stewart fired the BB gun 5 times striking the male in the head, police said.

The victim was shot twice in head and his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

Stewart is being held in the Lancaster County Prison on $200,000 bail.

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