York City police investigating homicide at gas station; image of suspect released

YORK — York City police are investigating an early morning homicide at an Exxon gas station on the 1000 block of West Market Street in York City.

According to police, officers responded to the scene at 5:46 a.m., where they found a 44-year-old male victim lying on the ground. The victim died from his wounds at York Hospital, police say.

The victim has been identified as Aditya Anand, of the 1000 block of West Market Street, per a release from the York County Coroner’s office.

The suspect is a black male with a large build, approximately 30 years of age, with a beard. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with an olive coat, jeans, and white sneakers.

If anyone has any information relating to this incident they are encouraged to call the York City Police Department at 717-846-1234 or text tips to 847-411 or download the York City PD App.  Texting in tips is the best method of conveying information about this incident and it is anonymous.