MEDIA RELEASE #1921, ARMED ROBBERY, AGGRAVATED ASSAULT, UNKNOWN SUSPECT – HANOVER, YORK COUNTY, PA
The Hanover Borough Police Department continues their investigation of an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday, April 16, 2016. Shortly after 4:00 a.m. a light complected male suspect entered the Rutters Store located at 661 Broadway, Hanover Borough, York County, and demanded money from the cashier while displaying and pointing a handgun at the cashier. During the incident the cashier, a 54 year old Hanover woman was shot in the leg. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect exited through the front doors and was last seen running towards Broadway.
The unknown suspect is described as being approximately 6’1” with a thin build. The suspect was wearing black clothing, black ski mask, and white sneakers. He should be considered armed and dangerous.
WHAT YOU CAN DO: If you have information on this crime, any serious crime, or wanted person, call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS. All callers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD.
All information is accurate as of Release Date.