Homicide Investigation

March 30, 2021


John C. Snyder, Chief of Police
West Manchester Township Police Department
380 East Berlin Road
York, PA 17408
Phone - 717.792.9514

Homicide Investigation – First Block of N. Gotwalt Street in West Manchester Township

The West Manchester Township Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred in the early morning hours of March 30, 2021 in the first block of North Gotwalt Street in West Manchester Township.

The investigation is ongoing, and the following facts are known at this time.  The homicide occurred in a residence and involves one male victim. A male suspect is in police custody in Virginia.  The victim and the suspect were known to one another, and there is no reason to believe that there is any additional danger to the public.  Officers are continuing the investigation, and a more complete news release will be made after notification of the victim’s family and as the investigation reveals additional information. 

Anyone with information related to this case is encouraged to call Detective Sergeant Sean J. Conway at 717.792.9514.