Man wanted for Selinsgrove gun theft arrested in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – A man wanted for stealing a semiautomatic rifle from a gun shop in Snyder County has been arrested in Lancaster.

Brandon M. Betancourt, who has a last-known address in the city, was taken into custody without incident after a traffic stop Friday, according to District Attorney Craig Stedman’s office.

Betancourt was wanted for felony theft and related charges stemming from a May 13 incident at High Velocity Firearms in Selinsgrove.

He was placed in the Snyder County jail on $200,000 bail.

The shop posted this surveillance video on its Facebook page:

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