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Simple Assault Arrest, 2:07 a.m., Thursday, November 28, 2019, 300 block Yorkshire Drive (LT) – Stephanie Mendez-Acosta, F/30, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a domestic dispute at her residence. During the altercation, Mendez-Acosta attempted to attack another person...
Forgery Arrest, 4:46 p.m., Sunday, November 17, 2019, 1280 Lititz Pike – Dollar Tree (MT) – Wendelys Santiago-Vega, F/31, of Reading, PA, was charged with the above offense after she used counterfeit $20.00 bills to make two purchases at the store. A criminal complaint was filed and an arrest...
Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police Officer / DUI Arrest, 12:54 a.m., Sunday, December 1, 2019, New Holland Pike at Route 30 East (MT) – Daniel S. Eldreth, M/29, of Quarryville, PA, was charged with the above offense following a traffic stop for erratic driving. The officer initiated a traffic...
Theft From Motor Vehicle / Loitering and Prowling at Nighttime Arrest, 10:16 p.m., Sunday, December 1, 2019, 400 block Haverhill Road (MT) – Johnny Ray Gardner, M/42, homeless, was charged with the above offenses after he was observed entering vehicles parked in the area. Officers responded to the...
Daily News Release – Wednesday, December 04, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. DUI Arrest, 1:27 a.m., Sunday, December 1, 2019, Route 30 West at New Holland Pike (MT) – Steven T. Borja, Jr., M/36, of...

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On November 19, 2019, ORTIZ pushed his way into the residence of his reported girlfriend, entering without permission to be on the premises. While inside he argued with her and her parents, during which he became physical by punching a male in the back of the head and threatening another female.
On October 16, 2019, officers observed Hummel parked in the Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area after it was closed. While investigating officers observed a bag of marijuana in plain view to the left of Brian's feet on the floor board and smelled the odor of fresh unburnt marijuana.
On 10/5/19 a single vehicle accident was reported on Pebble Creek Road where a vehicle ran into a sign and SETON was not alert. Investigation determined she was under the influence of alcohol. She refused to submit to chemical testing when asked.
On 9/10/19 at approximately 12:08pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the Turkey Hill in the 300 block of Chestnut Street for a theft. Upon arrival the officer met with several employees who stated that an employee, Jordan Michael Homsher, age 22, of Mount Joy, PA stole...

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James Eldon Bowman was charged with forgery and theft by unlawful taking as a result of an incident on Historic Drive in Strasburg. Bowman was arrested on a warrant for these charges in Baltimore County Maryland.

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During the early morning hours of April 26, 2019, Miguel Anthony Alvarado, M/32, of Reading, PA, and two (2) other individuals entered four (4) vehicles located in Manheim Township with the intent of stealing items housed inside. The locations of the vehicles were the 600 block of Paxton Place, the...
On Thursday, July 11, 2019: Charges were filed against Michael A. Archacki, Jr (22) for Sale or Transfer of Firearms (F3) and Unsworn Falsification to Authorities (statements under penalty)(M3) after an investigation was conducted concerning Archacki attempting to purchase a firearm at a local...
False Identification to Law Enforcement Arrest, 2:06 a.m., Sunday, June 6, 2019, Chester Road at Lititz Pike (MT) – Derrick M. Mitterlehner, M/45, of Harrisburg, PA, was charged with the above offense following a traffic stop for speeding. Mitterlehner was observed driving in excess of 80 MPH in a...
The East Earl Township Police Department holds a second active warrant for Katherine E. Smith, formerly of East Earl. Smith is wanted for Forgery, Theft by Deception, and Access Device Fraud. Anyone with information on Smith's whereabouts is asked to contact the East Earl Township Police Department...
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On Wednesday June 12, 2019 at approximately 0840 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, along with EMS personnel, responded to the 1st blk. E. Walnut St. for a report of a person down. Upon arrival it was discovered that the victim, an adult male, had been assaulted. The victim was...

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On 10/19/19 at 1307 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a vehicle that drove into a building in the 2800 Block of N. Reading Rd. in Adamstown Borough. A vehicle operated by Edward Krasovec, 86, of Sinking Spring, was parking the vehicle when his foot slipped from the brake...

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Daily News Release – Friday, October 18, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Theft / Harassment Arrest, 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 1581 Fruitville Pike – MOD Pizza (MT) – Ramon Salazar, M/42, of...
Daily News Release – Thursday, October 17, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrests, 3:05 p.m., Thursday, October 3, 2019, 2000 block Wabank Road (LT) – Yaritzia M. Santiago, F/25, and Yareliz M...
Daily News Release – Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Retail Theft Arrest, 2:06 p.m., Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2030 Fruitville Pike – Walmart (MT) – Shaquetta L. Johnson, F/30, of...
Daily News Release – Monday, October 14, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. DUI Arrest, 12:41 a.m., Saturday, October 12, 2019, Wabank Road at Rabbit Hill Lane (LT) – Scott W. Showalter, M/50, of Lancaster,...

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Ephrata Police cited a 17yr old male from New Freedom, York County after a hit and run accident Thursday evening 11-14-19 around 9:45pm. Ephrata Police were dispatched for a vehicle accident at the intersection of South Reading Rd (PA 272) and Academy Drive involving two vehicles, one of which...

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On 11/11/19 at approximately 1:29PM the Columbia Borough Police Department was notified that a Taurus Spectrum .380 caliber handgun was missing from a residence in the 200 block of South Fifth Street. The gun is a black finish semi-automatic compact handgun bearing SN 1F072839. Anyone with...

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WHO IS THIS THIEF? At 1:40 p.m., on Saturday, October 26, 2019, unknown person/s entered a vehicle parked in the 1400 block of New Holland Pike in Manheim Township and stole a wallet and contents. Within hours, the depicted male entered the Walmart at 100 Commons Drive in Parkesburg, PA and used...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a Retail Theft incident which occurred on 11-03-19 around 5:10pm at the Ephrata Wallmart. Police received information from Walmart Asset Protection of two males who walked out of the Walmart with over $900.00 in merchandise and fled upon being stopped. The males...

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On 11/11/2019 at approximately 6:41 PM, Columbia Borough Police Officers were dispatched to the Sunoco located at 1414 Lancaster Avenue. Upon arrival, Officers were told by employees that a male came into the store and threatened to shoot them. The male was described as being white/caucasian,...

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