Pair sought in distraction burglary at Lancaster County business

GORDONVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) – Police are looking to identify two suspects involved in a distraction-style burglary in East Lampeter Township.

It happened just before 4 p.m. Wednesday at Jake’s Country Trading Post at 2954 Lincoln Highway.

Police said a woman called out to an employee at the register. While the employee was distracted, a man reached behind the counter took cash from a purse.


The pair left in an older model maroon Buick sedan with an out of state registration plate.

Anyone with information is asked to call East Lampeter Township police officer Heather Waltman at 717-291-4676.

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