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Daily News Release – Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Public Drunkenness Arrest, 2:34 p.m., Thursday, August 15, 2019, 900 block Columbia Avenue (LT) – Alenido Ferreras-Garo, M/56, of...
On 8/13/19 at approximately 12:00pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 900 block of Lancaster Avenue for a retail theft in progress. Upon arrival the officer was led to the rear of the store where the manager had detained the suspect, later identified as Daniel B. Yeager,...

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On 8/17/19 at approximately 9:36am Donald E. Forsythe, age 33, of Columbia, PA did commit the act of harassment while in the 400 block of Chestnut Street. Based on the incident, an officer with the Columbia Borough Police Department filed charges for harassment. Forsyth is considered innocent until...

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On 8/17/19 at approximately 1:16pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was notified by the owner of a local business regarding theft of services. He stated that someone in a red Ford Ranger with PA registration YAR5366 was observed putting trash in his dumpster. The owner of the vehicle, Dillan...

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On 8/17/19 at approximately 1:20am an officer with the Columbia Borough Police Department was on bike patrol when he noticed a female staggering back and forth on the sidewalk in the 100 block of South 5th Street. During a discussion with the female, identified later as Candace Faith Schmitt, age...

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On 7/22/19 at approximately 1:17am the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 500 Block of South 16th for a male passed out in a vehicle. Upon arrival the officer located the male (later identified as James Andrew Strube) and after a few attempts was able to wake him. The officer...
On Monday, August 12, 2019, at 9:11 PM, officers were dispatched to a local business for a report of an individual using illegal drugs. Officer found 29 year old Joshua Michael Fisher, of Lancaster, PA inside a vehicle in the parking lot of the establishment. Officers arrested Fisher, for...
On Tuesday, August 14, 2019, at about 12:34 PM, officers from the West Hempfield Township Police Department were dispatched to a local business for suspicious activity in a parking lot. Officers made contact with 49 year old, Christian James Brown, of Duncannon, PA regarding the complaint. Officers...
Theft Arrest, 11:51 a.m., Saturday, August 17, 2019, Livingston Lane (LT) – Chazz M. Morris, M/29, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a domestic dispute at his residence. During the altercation, stole a cell phone from the victim. The value of the phone was $899.99. When...

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Identity Theft / Access Device Fraud Arrest, April 26 to May 31, 2019, 900 block Fountain Avenue (MT) – Emily Kathleen Ewan, F/27, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged with the above offenses after she used the identity of the victim to obtain a duplicate Pennsylvania Driver’s License from a PennDOT...
Criminal Trespass / Harassment / Criminal Mischief Arrest, 1:06 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2019, 100 block Jennings Drive (LT) – Austin Michael Sanchez, M/25, homeless, was charged with the above offenses following a domestic dispute at a residence. During the altercation, Sanchez came to the residence...
Vehicle Theft / Theft / Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle Arrest, 2:34 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2019, 600 block South West End Avenue (LT) – Darien M. Hain, M/23, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a domestic dispute at his residence. During the altercation, Hain stole...
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...

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Daily News Release – Monday, August 12, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Possession of Marijuana Arrest, 5:31 p.m., Friday, August 2, 2019, New Holland Avenue at Pleasure Road (MT) – Charles J. Smith, M/27...
Daily News Release – Thursday, August 08, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Neglect of Animal Arrest, 7:37 a.m., Friday, August 2, 2019, Delp Road (MT) – Marianne M. Stehman, F/54, of Lancaster, PA, was...
Daily News Release – Wednesday, August 07, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Possession of Marijuana / Public Drunkenness Arrest, 9:08 a.m., Saturday, August 3, 2019, 800 block Sterling Place (LT) – Janasha...
Daily News Release – Tuesday, August 06, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment / Criminal Mischief Arrest, 5:21 p.m., Friday, August 2, 2019, 1600 block Santa Barbara Drive (MT) – John D. Barber, M/24...
The East Earl Township Police Department charged three juveniles with Propulsion of Missiles into an Occupied Vehicle or Onto a Roadway and Criminal Mischief. On July 24, 2019 at 01:15 AM, officers responded to the 5500 block of Division Highway for a report of juveniles throwing rocks and eggs at...

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During the overnight hours of 8/14 - 8/15 unknown subjects stole a red and white 2012 Puma Romeo 150 CC Moped valued at $800 from a residence in the 200 blk. of Millwood Rd. The victim is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts and safe return of the moped. Contact PTPD...

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On 8/5/19 Residents of a home on Whipporwill Dr. in Pequea Township reported unknown persons stopped their US Mail delivery, Actor(s) also tampered with the victims Credit Card account and added two additional names to the same account. The new cards were mailed but intercepted by the victim prior...

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Theft / Burglaries - During the overnight hours of 8/6 into 8/7 multiple unlocked vehicles and unlocked garages were entered on Carriage House Dr. and West Willow Rd. in Pequea Twp. Stolen items include keys, a knife and a bicycle described as a Black in color Haro Backcountry X2 20'' BMX style...

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Please help us identify the subject who pointed a handgun at a motorist during a Road Rage encounter. On July 20, 2019, during the evening hours, around 8:00 to 8:20 pm, a white male driving a newer model Dodge Ram 4-door pickup truck, dark blue or dark green in color, with a chrome grill, possibly...

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On 8/12/2019 at approximately 7:20 p.m. the pictured female suspects entered the Famous Footwear store and used counterfeit currency to purchase shoes. Police are requesting assistance in identifying the suspects. Anyone with information is requested to contact officer Heistand at 717 291-4676 and...

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