Robbery Attempt

On Thursday morning, October 26, 2017 at 01:04 A.M., police were notified of an Attempted Robbery that had just in the 400 block of W. Jackson Street.  The victim reported that the actor approached him from behind and told him to empty his pockets.  The victim showed him that he only had a couple of dollars and the actor fled on foot without taking it.  He was last seen running eastbound on W. Jackson Street.  The actor was described follows:

  • Black Male
  • Age - 15 to 17 Years of Age
  • Wearing a Dark Colored Hooded Sweatshirt up Around his Face

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact police at (717)843-0851 or e-mail the department at

Incident Date: 
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 1:04am

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400 Block W. Jackson Street
York, PA 17403