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Shooting

12/08/2016 12:26 PM
On 12/8/16 at approximately 1:18 AM, the York City Police Department responded to 828 W. Poplar St. for a shooting.  Upon arrival they were met with Ernest Crosby, 25 years old and a resident of that address who had a gunshot wound to the left foot.  He was transported to York Hospital and is listed in stable condition.  A second gunshot victim was discovered in the alley behind the address and was transported to York Hospital with four gunshot wounds to his forearm, back, buttocks and groin.  The identity of the second victim has not been confirmed.  The incident is being reported by Crosby as a home invasion. 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.  Texting in tips is the best method of conveying information about this incident and it is anonymous.    Instructions for using text tip line   1    Enter number  847-411 2    start message with – yorktips 3    text your message

Press Release 12/7/16

12/07/2016 5:02 PM
Listed below are the subjects that were Arrested and Wanted according to pictures attached:   1. Agustin Rivera-Dejesus/38 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery 2. Carlos Valentin Carrero Jr. /28 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery3. Edwin Pantojas/54 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery 4. Emmanuel Molina-Alicea/29 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery5. Francisco Rivera-Rivera/24 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery 6. Gerald Custodio-Cintron/37 yr. old/ (2) counts of delivery 7. Lionel Jenkins/34 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery=WANTED8. Manuel Ortiz/47 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery=WANTED9. Marisol Ayala/46 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery10. Pedro Ortiz/31 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery=WANTED11. Thomas Beattie III/18 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery=WANTED12. Willie McDonald/47 yr. old./ (2) counts of delivery13. Wilson Molina/34 yr. old/ (3) counts of delivery                     

Press Release 12/7/16

12/07/2016 4:00 PM
The York City Police are reporting the conclusion of “OPERATION LINT TRAP”.   The three month effort was organized by the Nuisance Abatement Unit with assistance from the Narcotics Division.  The area of the operation was in the 200 blk. of Miller Lane and concentrated on heroin dealers.  The detail was based on the numerous complaints from neighbors and relatives of users.  The three month investigation included surveillance and multiple heroin buys.  As a result, felony drug warrants were obtained for 14 heroin drug dealers.    Over the past 3 weeks a coordinated arrest effort between the York City Police and the U.S. Marshal Task Force arrested 10 of the wanted suspects.  Some of the suspects have multiple delivery charges.  Listed below are the subjects that were arrested:   Agustin Rivera-Dejesus/38 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Francisco Rivera-Rivera/24 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Willie McDonald/47 yr. old/ (2) counts of delivery   Gerald Custodio-Cintron/37 yr. old/ (2) counts of delivery   Marisol Ayala/46 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Wilson Molina/34 yr. old/ (3) counts of delivery   Carlos Valentin Carrero Jr. /28 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Edwin Pantojas/54 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Emmanuel Molina-Alicea/29 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   16 yr. old male juvenile/ (1) count of delivery THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS ARE STILL WANTED:       Thomas Beattie III/18 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Manuel Ortiz/47 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Lionel Jenkins/34 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery   Pedro Ortiz/31 yr. old/ (1) count of delivery       If you know the whereabouts of any of the wanted subjects contact the York City Police.  Additional details are planed with a concentrated effort on heroin dealers.    Shown below are photos of suspect’s that were arrested and the ones that are still wanted.

Press Release 11-17-16

11/17/2016 1:06 PM
On 11/15/16 York City’s Nuisance Abatement Unit executed a search warrant at 205 Eberts Lane, York PA.   Arrested in the house was Wilhen Rivera Jr (20 yr. old) and Lykeem Bethune (20 yr. old) both of 205 Eberts Lane.  Seized during the search was a Glock .380 handgun (reported stolen), a Glock 9 MM handgun and 2 pounds of marijuana.  Rivera was charged with Receiving Stolen Property (firearm) and Possession with the Intent to Deliver Marijuana.  Bethune was charged with Receiving Stolen Property (handgun), Persons not to Possess and Possession of Marijuana.    Assisting in the warrant was the Marshal Task Force.

Press Release 11/11/16

11/11/2016 2:32 PM
On 11/9/16 the York City Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 164 S. Pine St. 1st floor.  Arrested in the house was Rodney Hollabaugh (60 yr. old) of the listed address.  Hollabaugh was charged with Possession with the Intent to Deliver Heroin, Receiving Stolen Property (firearem), and Persons not to Possess.  Also arrested was Kelly Lotz (48 yr. old) of N. Baltimore Ave, Mt. Holly Springs.  Lotz was charged with Possession of Paraphernalia.  Seized during the warrant was $5,800 in heroin, a .22 cal. Walter handgun and paraphernalia.   Assisting in the warrant was the Nuisance Abatement Unit.