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Daily News Release – Saturday, August 18, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Theft of Services / Criminal Mischief / Harassment Arrest, 7:55 a.m., Friday, July 27, 2018, 1100 block Ranck Mill Road (LT) –...
The East Earl Township Police Department charged Melvin R. Henriquez of Reading with Unsworn Falsification to Authorities. On October 2, 2017, Henriquez attempted to purchase a firearm at The Sportsman's Shop, 1214 Main Street. Henriquez is alleged to have made false written statements on ATF Form...
On Friday 08-17-18 the Steelton Police Tactical Narcotics Team " TNT " concluded a drug investigation that was ongoing for two months with the arrest Darian Davis-Ray, Laylanie Rosario and William Xavier Davis. They were arrested for possession with the intent to deliver a controlled substance,...

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On 3/13/2018, the Department was contacted by the Pennsylvania State Police who requested our agency conduct an investigation into a subject who had attempted to purchase a firearm at Classic Pistol located at 1310 Industrial Highway. The assigned detective investigated the incident and discovered...
On 3/12/2018 the Newville Police Department received a phone call from a 90 year old resident of Green Ridge Village Retirement Community. The resident advised she had been scammed via telephone. She reported that she had received a phone call on 3/9/2018 from a man identifying himself as her...
On 8/17/18 at approximately 8:46am the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 500 Block of Locust Street for a male acting suspiciously. Upon arrival the Officer spoke with the male, Larry E. Allison, Jr. and found that there was a warrant for his arrest from Lancaster City. The...

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Mr. Mehall was operating a vehicle on Mountain Drive North and turned around in the middle of the warning devices for a DUI checkpoint in an attempt to avoid the checkpoint, causing other vehicles to brake or stop to avoid a collision. Mr. Mehall was stopped by police, failed field-coordination...
On 6/22/18 at approximately 6:02pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 900 Block of Spruce Street for a disturbance in progress. Upon arrival the Officer spoke with the victim who stated that her neighbor, Jennifer Colin, continuously harasses her by using racial slurs and...

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Defendant is wanted for Criminal Trespass of an occupied structure.
A warrant has been issued for Charles R. Bently, Jr., Rohrersville, Maryland, has been charged with one count of driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance after a report was made on March 25, 2017 at 9:47 a.m. on W. Main Street.
Retail Theft Arrest, 2:35 p.m., Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 2030 Fruitville Pike – Walmart (MT) – Rebecca A. Houghton, F/28, of Conestoga, PA, was charged with the above offense after she was observed stealing $88.78 worth of merchandise from the store. A criminal complaint was filed and an arrest...
UPDATE: Williams was apprehended August 10th and is currently being held in Lancaster County Prison. The East Earl Township Police Department holds an active arrest warrant for Michael S. Williams of Terre Hill. It is alleged that on August 5, 2018, Williams fled from officers on his motorcycle in...
A warrant has been issued for Thomas E. Knotts, Jr., Hagerstown, Maryland, who has been charged with one count each of theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property after a report was made with police on June 30 around 5:45 p.m. on W. Sixth Street.

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12:19 a.m. 100 Block S Potomac St-Directed Patrol 02:01 a.m. 600 Block N Grant St-Directed Patrol 02:45 a.m. 100 Block Brown St-Directed Patrol 03:56 a.m. 100 Block S Potomac St-Directed Patrol 04:00 a.m. 700 Block E Main St-Directed Patrol 05:54 a.m. 1st Block S Potomac St-Check the Area 06:24 a.m...
Daily News Release – Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Cruelty to Animals Arrest, 9:19 a.m., Sunday, August 5, 2018, 1370 Manheim Pike – Lyndon Diner (MT) – Barry L. Hoover, M/62, of...
12:03 a.m. 1st Block E Main St-Foot Patrol 12:26 a.m. 13000 Block Welty Rd-Directed Patrol 11:30 a.m. 500 Block E Main St-Directed Patrol 01:04 a.m. 300 Block W Main St-Directed Patrol 01:17 a.m. 400 Block Hamilton Avenue-Repossession 04:37 a.m. 300 Block W Main St-Directed Patrol 06:10 a.m. 100...
Daily News Release – Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 11:34 p.m., Tuesday, August 7, 2018, Weaver Road at North Farm...
Daily News Release – Monday, August 13, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 9:56 p.m., Thursday, August 9, 2018, 900 block Sterling Place (LT) – Elizabeth A. Joseph, F/26, of...

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On 8/17/2018, a wallet containing a PA ID card bearing the name of Preston James Lowery was turned into the Chambersburg Police Dept. It was found in the area of LWE & Fourth St. The owner can claim the wallet at the station located at 116 S 2nd St, Chambersburg PA 17201.

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On 8/15/18 at approximately 9:20am the owner of a property located in the 400 Block of Locust Street contacted the Columbia Borough Police Department regarding a found bicycle chained to the railing at his property. The bicycle is a green and silver Cannondale Adventure 4. Anyone with information...

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The Pennsylvania State Police, Troop G, Lewistown, continue their search for James Edward Gill. James Edward Gill has an active arrest warrant for Manufacture, Delivery, or Possession with Intent to Manufacture or Deliver. James Edward Gill White/Male DOB: 04/07/1992 Age: 22 Height: 6’0” Weight:...

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On 6/25/18 at approximately 11:11am the Columbia Borough Police Department was notified regarding the theft of a 10-12 foot section of copper spouting in the 400 Block of Cherry Street. The approximate value of the stolen spout is $500. Anyone with information regarding this theft should contact...

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On 8/10/18 at approximately 9:28am the Columbia Borough Police Department was contacted by a resident of the 1000 Block of Ironville Pike regarding a burglary not in progress. The resident stated that money and a checkbook were missing from his home. There was damage to one of the door frames in...

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