Police: W. Manchester Twp. beer distributor robbed at gunpoint


A beer distributor in West Manchester Township was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night, according to authorities. 

West Manchester Township Police said in a news release that two men entered the Buy Rite Beer at 330 S. Richland Ave. about 9:20 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1. 

The two men, both of whom were armed, robbed the place and fled with an undetermined amount of money.

They fled north on South Richland Avenue, according to the release.

No one was injured in the incident.

Police described one of the robbers as black, wearing a white t-shirt and light-colored pants, with a scarf or bandanna around his face, and the other as black, wearing a black shirt and black pants, also with a scarf or bandanna around his face.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact police at 717-792-9514 or through 911.