Homicide Investigation in New Holland, Lancaster County

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NEW HOLLAND, PA — The Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office and the New Holland Borough Police Department are investigating the death of a 65-year-old female who was found deceased in the 300 block of East Main Street, New Holland, Lancaster County.

Authorities state that on September 1, 2021, shortly before 10:00 a.m., the New Holland Borough Police Department was dispatched for a welfare check to the above address. Police discovered the female, identified as Nora Sanchez, inside her residence and determined that she was deceased. The results of an autopsy performed by the Lancaster County Coroner’s Office are pending, but the case is being investigated as a homicide.

The Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office stated the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information related to the case is encouraged to call the New Holland Borough Police Department at 717-354-4647 or submit a tip electronically by clicking here.

Information is subject to change at any time. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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