A HORRENDOUS RECORD!
I am simply stunned that Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman felt that with his horrendous record he could run to be a Superior Court Judge! Unbelievable! I guess he was counting on LNP to “protect” him the way they have for years! There will be more tomorrow.
*** UPDATE – VICTIM IDENTIFIED
The victim of today’s homicide has been identified as William Earl Cooper Jr. He was 31 years old and was a Lancaster City resident.
** UPDATE TO PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION (click here)
At approx. 8:00 AM this morning, the 31 year-old male victim was pronounced dead at the hospital. His identity is being withheld at this point, while family are being notified. The investigation is on-going and continues.
* Meredith Jorgensen of WGAL-TV met and interviewed family and friends of Akeem Washington (see yesterday’s post). I am told WGAL pulled her story because of intense police pressure.
*** BREAKING NEWS ***
From the police press release (click here):
Officers immediately secured the crime scene and began speaking with neighbors and potential witnesses. Detectives were contacted and are currently investigating the incident. The crime scene is being processed for evidence and investigators are attempting to locate witnesses to the incident.
Anyone with information related to this incident is urged to call Lancaster City Police at (717) 735-3300 or Lancaster City-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-1913. You can also click the Submit a Tip button on our website, www.lancasterpolice.com, or Text a Tip to Crime Stoppers by texting LANCS plus your message to 847411. Tipsters may remain anonymous and do not have to give their names.