Police release enhanced photos of Exxon homicide suspect
York City Police are still searching for a man who they say shot and killed a clerk at an Exxon gas station last week.
The department released enhanced photos of the suspect Monday, Oct. 23.
Also, York County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $5,000 reward for tips leading to the arrest of the suspect.
According to police, Aditya Anand, 44, was fatally shot at 5:45 a.m. Oct. 17 inside the Exxon at the corner of West Market Street and Richland Avenue.
Anand, of West Market Street in West York, was pronounced dead at 6:13 a.m. at York Hospital by Deputy Coroner Tania Zech, according to York County Coroner Pam Gay.
Anand had just started his work shift for the day when he was gunned down, Gay said last week.
Anand suffered a gunshot wound to the torso, according to Lt. Troy Bankert, who supervises the York City detective bureau.
Anand was shot inside the Exxon store, then made his way outside and collapsed in the parking lot, according to Bankert.
Found by passer-by: He was discovered a short time later by a passer-by, who called 911, the lieutenant said.
Responding officers provided care to Anand until an ambulance crew arrived and rushed him to York Hospital, Bankert said.
Police said the killer is a large black man, about 30 years old. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, an olive-drab coat, jeans and white sneakers.
Anyone with information about the homicide is urged to call York City Police at 717-846-1234 or download the York City PD app. Or call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers at 1-800-4PA-TIPS. Callers can be anonymous and could be eligible for the $5,000 reward, according to a news release.