LANCASTER – Sheriff’s detectives are investigating an armed robbery of a Lancaster pawn shop late Tuesday afternoon.
Shortly after 5 p.m., three black males in their 20s dressed in dark clothing allegedly robbed Superior Pawn Shop at 1233 West Avenue I in Lancaster, according to Lancaster Station spokesman Michael Rust.
“At least one of them was armed with a handgun,” Rust said. “They stole an undetermined amount of jewelry, cash, and a few weapons.”
Rust said the crime is being investigated by detectives from the Lancaster Station as well as the department’s Operation Safe Streets Bureau.
Officials are asking anyone with information on this incident to contact the Lancaster Station at 661-948-8466. If you would like to provide information anonymously you can do so by calling Crimestoppers at 800-222-8477.