York City man allegedly robbed store at gunpoint

  • A York City man allegedly robbed a bank in June.
  • Louwis Caraballo-Lozado, 19, was arrested Saturday, and charged with robbery, according to online court records.
  • He remains in York County Prison in lieu of $55,000 bail.

A York City man was arrested recently, more than two months after police say he robbed a convenience store at gunpoint.

York City Police said Louwis Caraballo-Lozada, 19, robbed a convenience store on West Market Street in June.

Caraballo-Lozada, of the 400 block of Salem Avenue, is charged with robbery, terroristic threats, simple assault and carrying a firearm without a license.

Louwis  Caraballo-Lozada

Robbery: According to charging documents, Caraballo-Lozada entered a convenience store in the 300 block of West Market Street about 2:30 p.m. June 8.

He placed an item on the counter and handed over money for the item, and when he cashier opened the drawer, Caraballo-Lozada pulled a handgun out and pointed it at the cashier, according to police.

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He said to the cashier "give me the money or I'll kill you," court documents state.

Caraballo-Lozada then jumped over the counter, took $150 from the register and fled on foot, according to police.

Charges were filed against Caraballo-Lozada on June 8, and he was arrested  Aug. 19, according to court records.

He was remanded to York County Prison in lieu of $55,000 bail. He does not have an attorney listed.

His preliminary hearing is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Sept. 8 at District Judge Joel Toluba's office.

— Reach Christopher Dornblaser at cdornblaser@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @YDDornblaser.