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For Immediate Release

Contact:
January 13, 2016 Edward Holst, Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal
Middle District of Pennsylvania (570) 499-1201;
USMS Office of Public Affairs (202) 307-9065
Juvenile Attempted Homicide Suspect Arrested in York
 

Harrisburg, PA Today, U.S. Marshal Martin Pane announced the arrest of Hydiea Banks, a 16-year old woman, on charges of attempted criminal homicide.

Earlier today, Deputy U.S. Marshals and task force officers arrested Banks after a brief altercation in the 400 block of West Philadelphia Street in York. A firearm was recovered during Banks's arrest. Banks was turned over to local authorities pending court proceedings.

York City Police Department responded to a shooting in the 300 block of Girard Ave in York on January 9, 2016. A warrant for Banks was obtained by the York City Police Department charging her with criminal attempt homicide.

United States Marshal Martin J. Pane stated, “The coordination and cooperation demonstrated by law enforcement in this case has directly led to a dangerous fugitive being taken off the streets. It’s my sincere hope this arrest brings a measure of comfort to the victim’s family.”

The USMS worked jointly in this investigation with personnel from the York City Police Department, York County Sheriff’s Office and the Pennsylvania State Police.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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