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Police Department Press Releases

Shooting Investigation 10-14-14

10/14/2014 3:47 PM
   On 10-14-14 @ 0427 the York City Police Dept. was dispatched to the area of 283 W. Market St. for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, police located the victim (Ronald Rhoades) who had suffered a single gun shot wound to the head. Rhoades was transported to York Hospital where he later died from his injuries.    An investigation was initiated and it was determined that the victim's injury was self inflicted and the death was ruled a suicide by the York County Coroner's Office.


10/14/2014 3:38 PM
On 10/13/14 the York City Narcotics Unit arrested Rasheem Whatley (29 yr. old) of 307 Greenway Ave., Darby PA 19023. He was charged with Possession with the Intent to Deliver Heroin and Crystal Meth. Whatley was arrested in the 100 Blk. of N. George St. Seized in the operation was over $22,000 in Heroin and $3,500 in Crystal Meth.   The York City Police have made it a priority to investigate and arrest large scale heroin dealers in the City. The public is encouraged to call the York City Police with any information about such dealers.              

Bank Robbery Arrests

10/07/2014 1:05 PM
   On 10-6-14 @ 1807 hrs, the York City Police Department located and arrested Andre Quentin Grimes ( DOB 5-14-65) at the Super 8 Motel located @ 40 Arsenal Rd. Grimes is charged with two counts of robbery. These robbery charges are for the Oct 3rd robbery @ the White Rose Federal Credit Union located @ 107 E. Philadelphia St. and the Oct.6th robbery that occurred @ the Integrity Bank located @ 1 Marketway South.

Bank Robbery

10/06/2014 3:46 PM
On 10-6-14 @ 0858 the York City Police Dept. was dispatched to the Integrity Bank located @ 1 Marketway South for a report of a bank robbery. Investigators are currently attempting to identify and locate the suspect in the surveillance photos attached. Anyone who knows the identity or location of this suspect is asked to contact the York City Police Detective Division @ 717-849-2219.  

Press Release 9/26/14

09/26/2014 2:25 PM
        On 9/23/14 the York City Police Neighborhood and Nuisance Abatement Units started serving felony drug delivery warrants in the City of York. Over the past couple of days eleven suspects have been arrested. There are two that remain at large. The deliveries occurred over that past two weeks in the areas of Maple & Duke St. and Pine & Princess St. This enforcement effort was directed towards the "street level" dealers that plague those neighborhoods. It was also done in cooperation and conjunction with the ATF "SOUTH SIDE GANG" enforcement efforts. The following Felony Drug warrants have been served on: 1. Thomas Gregory Smith, 25 years old of 638 Kelker St. Harrisburg, PA Charge: Delivery of Cocaine2. Damon Lamont Harris, 18 years old of 245 S. Pine St. York, PA Charge: Delivery of Heroin3. Kayla Gibson, 26 years old of 127 Edgar St. York, PA Charge: Delivery of Cocaine4. Joel Rodriguez-Domena, 34 years old of 240 E. Poplar St. York, PA Charge: Delivery of Heroin5. Kiara Tiona Favers, 25 years old of 650 W. Philadelphia St. York, PA Charge: Delivery of Heroin6. James Curtis Hall, Jr., 54 years old of 215 S. Pine St. York, PA Charge: Delivery of Cocaine7. Elijah Juan Moultrey, 18 years old of 706 Jessop Pl. York, PA Charge: Delivery of Cocaine8. Aki Amir Anthony Grier, 20 years old of 26 W. South St. York, PA Charge: Delivery of a Non-Controlled Substance9. Christopher Thomas Lehigh, 32 years old of 158 S. Duke St. York, PA  Charge: Delivery of Heroin  10 & 11.  Two (2) male juveniles charged with delivery of cocaine.    We are requesting the assistance of the public with providing information on the whereabouts of following subjects.  They should be considered armed and dangerous.  Please contact the York City Police with any information.