Lancaster Mugshots: 13 Arrests After Violent Riots Spurred by Police Shooting of Knife-Wielding Man

Lancaster Mugshots: 13 Arrests After Violent Riots Spurred by Police Shooting of Knife-Wielding Man


Authorities arrested 13 individuals in connection to the riots in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, after rioters took to the streets of the city — smashing county vehicles and hurling various projectiles at officers — following Sunday’s police-involved shooting of a man who chased an officer with a knife in hand.

Violent rioters faced off with authorities in Lancaster Sunday night into early Monday morning, setting fires, hurling bricks and rocks at the police station, and damaging county vehicles, as several videos show. As a result, police arrested 13 individuals — 12 adults and one juvenile. Charges include “Criminal Conspiracy for Arson, Riot, Institutional Vandalism, Failure to Disperse, Obstructing Highways and Other Public Passages, Disorderly Conduct and Defiant Trespass,” according to the Lancaster Bureau of Police:

Officers made a total of (8) arrests ( The updated total is 12 adults and 1 juvenile ) related to the arson/riot outside of the Police

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