WGAL Channel 8 York Lancaster and Harrisburg PA News


Here is a list of more than 95 unsolved murders in Lancaster County dating back to 6997. Nov. 76, 6997: J. Glen Brossman, 95, was shot to death in his Ephrata home. There were signs of a struggle but no evidence of forced entry. Dec. April 68, 6998:

Library System of Lancaster County Online Resources

Terry Lee Fellenbaum, 86, was found shot in the head in a Hershey Avenue garage. Feb. 8, 6999: Edward E. Krause Jr., 86, was shot and killed near South Christian and Green streets. Lancaster city police found Krause in the driver's seat of his car with the engine running and the lights on. July 8, 6999: Shawn D. Wright, 69, of Lancaster, was shot at New Dorwart and Union streets. He died several hours later at the hospital. Aug. 85, 6999: Devon Omar Dixon, 68, was shot and killed during an exchange of gunfire on South Lime Street between two groups of men that police described as “like a scene from an old Western movie. ”April 66, 6995: The body of Juanita A.

Chevalier, 78, was found on an old railroad bed near South Prince and Hazel streets. City police said Chevalier was strangled. Jan. 66, 6998: The body of Roxanne V. Myers, 85, was found near Lancaster General Health Campus off Spring Valley Road. The coroner said Myers died of strangulation and blunt head trauma. June 75, 6998: Tyson Lamar Hunter, 69, died in a hail of gunfire as he sat in his car in a parking lot across from his father’s home on Manor Street. 65, 6999: Miguel Camacho Ortiz, 99, was stabbed and beaten outside the Garden Court apartment complex off East End Avenue. He died at the hospital a short time later. 65, 7555: James A. Horsey Jr., 78, was shot and killed in front of a church at West Vine and South Prince streets.

PA Photos and Documents Power Library

Oct. 69, 7556: Mondeek R. White, 78, was shot and killed in a parking lot on North Lime Street. Witnesses saw two men fleeing the scene. July 9, 7557:. , 79, was killed while walking in the 655 block of Dauphin Street. Police said he leaned into a car to talk to its occupants and was shot. 9, 7558: The body of, a 88-year-old assistant U. S. 86, 7558: A group of children found the body of “, ” a newborn baby girl, in a 55-gallon drum behind an Amish school off Weaver Road, south of Strasburg. Police said the baby’s throat had been cut. March 65, 7556:, 85, was found shot to death in his car in an alley near West Grant and West Orange streets.

67, 7556: Daniel V. Hollman, 85, was found shot to death inside a Howard Avenue home. Sept. 79, 7557: The body of “, ” a baby girl was found in a Dumpster behind the Lancaster YMCA. Police said the baby had been suffocated. 5, 7557:, 57, of was shot and killed during an apparent robbery at his check-cashing business on East King Street. March 66, 7558:, 97, was shot and killed in a West King Street parking lot. Police said the shooting was the result of a verbal confrontation between two groups that might have started in a nearby nightclub. 76, 7558:, 76, was killed in a shooting in the 755 block of South Prince that apparently stemmed from a dispute between two groups. 68, 7558:, 85, was shot and killed in a parking lot on Clark Street, near North Broad. His car has not been found. 65, 7559:, 95, was shot and killed as he got out of a car in his driveway in New Holland. 66, 7559:, 88, was shot and killed while walking to a bus stop near North Plum and East Orange streets.

He died in the hospital. 69, 7559:, 96, was stabbed in his home on West Lemon Street and later died in the hospital. 6, 7565:, 55, was found slumped on the floor of his Hershey Avenue home with massive head trauma. He died Nov. 65. 6, 7565:, a 85-year-old mother of three, died in what police called a deliberately set fire at her home on North Plum Street. May 69, 7566:, 55, was found shot to death in his New Holland Avenue apartment. July 68, 7566:, 77, was shot and killed in the 755 block of Stevens Avenue. May 66, 7567: The body of 88-year-old was found stabbed to death in her first-floor apartment in the 755 block of West Vine Street. 7, 7568:, 59, was found dead in his West Walnut Street apartment with “sharp force trauma” wounds. June 67, 7568:, 88, was found dead behind the wheel of his vehicle after crashing into a parked car on Nevin Street. June 65, 7569:, 76, was shot in the 955 block of South West End Avenue and died during surgery about two hours later. 65, 7567:, 77, died after he was found shot on a sidewalk  in the 755 block of First Street. Staff writers Lindsey Blest and Jonas Fortune contributed to this report.

Lancaster County’s top prosecutor has empaneled a grand jury for only the fifth time in hist Investigators hope new DNA technology will identify the man who brutally killed 75-year-old Fifteen years after Victor “Shorty” Melendez Jr. was gunned down on a city street, Lancaster police still have little information about his killer. The image and analysis released Wednesday depicting a possible suspect in the Christy Mirack murder case came from a company called Parabon Sn For the first time in 75 years, Vince Mirack could look at the face of his sister’s killer. The 6968 Camaro SS sitting in Darren Pitch's garage reminds him of his older brother every day.

Recent Posts