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Police Department Press Releases

Stolen Vehicle Recovered. Two Juveniles Arrested

07/19/2016 8:01 PM
On 7/19/16 York City Police Department took a stolen vehicle report for a 2008 Chrysler 300 - Color Gray.   The vehicle was stolen from the 1000 Blk E. King St.   Later in the day, approximately noon, Officer Riedy, of the York City Police Department observed the stolen car and engaged in a short vehicle pursuit when it failed to stop for his emergency lights and siren.   The pursuit ended in the 900 Blk Cleveland Ave., when the stolen vehicle crashed into a brick garage (Rear of 902 S. George St).  Two female juvenile occupants fled the vehicle on foot but were apprehended quickly.     Both were arrested and charged with Receiving Stolen Property.

Search Warrants

07/08/2016 4:34 PM
On 7/6/16 York City Police executed a search warrant at 224 S. Queen St.  Arrested at the house was Junior Adrian Feliciano-Viera (27 yr. old) and Junior Mitchell Feliciano-Viera (29 yr. old) of the listed address.  Seized during the warrant was $6,560 in heroin, $1,480 in cocaine, $1,511 in US currency and (2) Glock .40 cal. Handguns.  Both subjects were arrested for possession with the intent to deliver cocaine and heroin along with conspiracy.     On 7/7/16 officers executed a search warrant at 232 S. Duke St.  Arrested during the search warrant was Marcus Pitts (25 yr. old) of 336 S. Queen St. and Lanaire Wright (24 yr. old) of 244 S. Duke St.  Seized during the warrant was $160 in cocaine and a stolen H&R .32 cal. handgun.  Pitts was charged with firearm not to be carried without a license and receiving stolen property.  Wright was charged with possession with the intent to deliver cocaine and endangering the welfare of children.   The search warrants were executed by the narcotics unit and nuisance abatement division.       D1C Andrew A Shaffer York City Police  

Press Release 7/1/16

07/01/2016 1:11 PM
On 6/30/16 the York City Police and the U.S. Marshal Task Force arrested Manuel Jesus Maldonaldo-Martinez (27 yr. old) of the 500 Blk. of Hill St., York PA.  He was taken into custody at 666 Front St. for (2) outstanding warrants (aggravated assault and person not to possess).  A subsequent search warrant was executed by the Nuisance Abatement Division.  Seized in the house was $2,400 in heroin, $250 in marijuana and a Beretta Pico .380.  Maldonaldo-Martinez was charged with persons not to possess a firearm, possession with the intent to deliver heroin and marijuana.    Assisting in the arrest was the York County Sheriff’s Department.         

Homicide Arrest

06/20/2016 8:00 PM
On 6/20/16 Andrew Holloway Jr. was arrested for criminal homicide for the death of Davonne Swan on 6/16/16.  Holloway turned himself in to the York City Police Department and will be arraigned on those charges.   

Officer involved shooting

06/19/2016 2:47 AM
On 6/18/16 at approx. 8:30 pm officers from the York City Police Department attempted to take into custody a wanted individual.  Seeing the officers the wanted person stuck one officer with his vehicle and then drove towards another.  At this time the officers fired their weapons at the vehicle in order to protect themselves.  The wanted person fled the area in his vehicle leading to a vehicle pursuit.  During the pursuit the wanted person was able to escape and was later captured at Hanover Hospital.  Pennsylvania State Police will be investigating the incident at the request of the District Attorney's Office which customary with officer involved shootings.  Both officers will be placed on administrative leave which is also customary with this type of event.  Any further questions should be directed to the Pennsylvania State Police or the York County District Attorney's Office.