Robbery suspects arrested at East Lampeter motel

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Two men wanted for robberies in York County were arrested early Wednesday at a Lancaster County motel.

The Lancaster County Special Emergency Response Team surrounded the Economy Inn at 2140 Lincoln Highway East, evacuated guests from rooms near where the suspects were staying, and took the men into custody without incident shortly after 5 a.m., according to a police news release.

East Lampeter Township police had received information at around 2 a.m. that the suspects were staying in a room at the motel.

The pair allegedly were involved in two armed robberies and a bomb threat in West Manchester Township.

Both were turned over to the West Manchester Township Police Department.

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