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On 9/12/18 at approximately 10:05 am the Columbia Borough Police Department was notified regarding threats made to several employees of a business in the 1400 block of Lancaster Avenue,by a former employee, Timothy Jason Fisher, age 33, of Columbia. It was reported that Fisher was seen in a parking...

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On 9/13/19 at approximately 1:16pm Kyle James Spicer, age 22, of Columbia, PA did commit the act of harassment while in the 800 block of Wright Street. Based on the incident a Columbia Borough Police Officer filed charges for harassment. Kyle James Spicer is considered innocent until proven guilty...

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On 9/6/18 Sgt. Burger initiated an investigation into a reported stolen vehicle from an address in the 2000 Blk. of New Danville Pike. The victim, a 55 year old female from Landisville reported that sometime overnight her vehicle was removed from the property without her knowledge or consent. After...
Erik Lee Clutter was charged with Driving under the influence of alcohol as a result of an incident at Rutter's, 405 Historic Drive, in Strasburg on September 8, 2019.

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Pasha Galura
On Thursday September 12, 2019 at approximately 2112 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon B, responded to the 600 blk. Second St. for a complaint of suspected drug activity in-progress in a parked vehicle. Upon arrival, Officers located the vehicle in question, a silver Toyota...
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On Thursday September 12, 2019 at approximately 2112 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon B, responded to the 600 blk. Second St. for a complaint of suspected drug activity in-progress in a parked vehicle. Upon arrival, Officers located the vehicle in question, a silver Toyota...
The warrant against Rivera-Colon, Luis C was served on Monday September 16th, 2019. He is currently being housed in the York County Prison and is awaiting his preliminary hearing. Warrant Details Warrant Type : Criminal Date Issued : Tuesday September 10th, 2019 Issuing Authority : Magisterial...
Simple Assault Arrest, 4:55 a.m., Saturday, September 14, 2019, 1500 block Fruitville Pike (MT) – Vanessa L. Johnson, F/62, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a domestic dispute at her residence. During the altercation, Johnson grabbed onto the head of the victim and...
Theft / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 10:00 p.m., Sunday, September 1, 2019, 1300 block Belle Valley Road (LT) – Amanda Lynn Messner, F/25, homeless, was charged with the above offense after she stole $260.00 in US currency from a residence where she was staying for the night. Messner...

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Jayden Gray
On Thursday February 21, 2019 at approximately 1508 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police Platoon D responded to the area of S. Plum St. and Dauphin St. for a report of shots fired. A caller to 911 reported seeing a juvenile male fire a handgun at a group of juvenile males. Officers checked...
UPDATE February 3, 2019 On February 3, 2019, Rettew was taken into custody without incident in Ephrata, PA. He was turned over to Central Booking. Robbery / Theft Arrest, 9:40 a.m., Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 1676 Oregon Pike - BB&T Bank (MT) - Dustin Lee Rettew, M/44, of Lititz, PA, entered...
The West Hempfield Township Police Department has three outstanding felony robbery warrants on Marco Anthony Swanigan. The robberies occurred in July and December of 2018 at different convenience stores. In each robbery, Marco fled in a 2002 Ford Explorer with PA registration KRH-6839. The vehicle...
UPDATE ::: LOCATED & ARRESTED Megan’s Law Violation – Failure to Comply With Registration Requirements Arrest, 12:01 a.m., Friday, December 21, 2018, 2030 Fruitville Pike – Walmart (MT) – Ralph Eugene Smith, M/56, homeless, is a lifetime Megan’s Law offender for a conviction of Aggravated...
Forgery / Theft Arrest, November 19-20, 2018, 394 East Roseville Road – Kids Cowboy Dentistry (MT) – Joseph Anthony Selkirk, M/26, no known address, was charged with the above offense after he stole three (3) letters containing checks from the mailbox of the business. Selkirk then altered the...

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Ephrata Police have filed charges against two individuals involved in recent DUI incidents. On 7/11/19 police stopped Stanley Staneski, 35, of Denver, after he disregarded traffic cones marking a road closed for flooding on Sportsman Road in West Cocalico Township. Staneski failed field sobriety...

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Daily News Release – Thursday, July 25, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Theft From Motor Vehicle Arrests / Loitering and Prowling at Nighttime / Curfew Arrests, 4:24 a.m., Sunday, July 21, 2019, 1500 block...
Daily News Release – Wednesday, July 24, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrest, 6:29 p.m., Monday, July 22, 2019, 1200 block Elm Avenue (LT) – Ruby M. Sourbeer, F/39, of Lancaster, PA, was...
Daily News Release – Monday, July 22, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrest, 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 2020 Fruitville Pike – Chuck E Cheese (MT) – Zachary M. Heiner, M/32, of...
Daily News Release – Friday, July 19, 2019 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrest, 3:45 p.m., Monday, July 7, 2019, 900 block East King Street (LT) – Jonathan Luis Gallardo, M/33, of Lancaster, PA,...

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On 8/29/19 at approximately 7:00am a citizen came to the Police Station with a cell phone he found laying on a picnic table at River Park which is located at 41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA. The phone screen was locked and in a foreign language. Anyone with information as to the owner of the phone...

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On August 28, 2019 at 2:48 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to an armed robbery at the Black Forest Inn in the 2800 block of North Reading Road, Adamstown Borough. Two masked black males entered the office and demanded cash from the employee. One of the men brandished an AR style pistol. A dark...
On 8/28/19 at approximately 4:07 p.m., the pictured females stole a cart full of merchandise from Goodwill. The females were associated with the pictured male. Police are requesting assistance in identifying the subjects. Anyone with information is requested to contact Ofc. Goss at 717 291-4676 and...

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On 8/29/19 at approximately 12:20 pm, police were dispatched to the 1600 block of Lincoln Highway East for a vehicle accident with entrapment. Upon arrival, police located a taxi cab that had flipped over after striking 5 vehicles in the parking lot of the Wells Fargo Bank. Police spoke with a...

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On 8/25/19 at approximately 3:03am the Columbia Borough Police Department was notified of a found bicycle to the rear of a property in the 100 block of South Fourth Street. The bicycle is a men's Schwinn Suburban Sport. If you know who the bicycle belongs to please have them contact the Columbia...

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