Police search for 'armed and dangerous' West York burglary suspect

West York Police are searching for a man who they say fired a gun during a burglary.

Police say Eric Theady Banks, 37, whose last known address is in the 1200 block of Wellingston Street, York City, is wanted and considered "armed and dangerous," according to police.

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Banks faces charges of burglary, carrying a firearm without a license, simple assault and recklessly endangering another person.

Eric Banks


According to authorities, Banks entered a West York home, showed a handgun and fired three shots as he left the area in his vehicle  Nov. 18.

Banks is described at 6-foot-3, 245 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers at 1-800-4PA Tips. Callers can remains anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward.

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