On Sunday 09 July 2017 at approximately 0004 hrs. Off. Witmer met with (2) victims, a male and a female, in the lobby of the Police Station. He was told that over the course of the day (08 July 17) Jonathan Wolf, M/39 Ronks, PA, had been harassing the female victim over the termination of a relationship. The victim showed Off. Witmer numerous text messages sent by Wolf to the victim, to include pictures of Wolf inside the victim's home with the victim's dog. Wolf had never resided with the victim at her home and was not permitted to be there.
The victim told Off. Witmer that prior to their arrival at the station, she and her current boyfriend returned to her home on the 200 blk. Tennyson Dr. 08 July 2017 at approximately 2350 hrs. Wolf drove in behind the victims in her driveway, blocking them from behind.
Due to the threatening nature of the earlier texts sent by Wolf, the victim drove away from her home through a neighbor's yard. Wolf followed the victims in his vehicle, followed them closely, pulled up parallel to them and attempted to cut them off by blocking the roadway in front of them with his vehicle. The victims were able to elude Wolf and went to the station to make the report.
Off. Witmer consulted with ADA Sue Ellison and the following charges were filed against Wolf before MDJ Wilwerth: Burglary (F1), Stalking (M1) and (2) counts Recklessly Endangering Another Person. A warrant was issued for Wolf's arrest. He was not located that night.
On Sunday 09 July 2017 at 2200 hrs. Officers from A Platoon were called to the victim's home on Tennyson Dr. The victims stated that Wolf was outside the home and was banging on the windows. While Officers were en-route, Wolf forced entry into the home through a window. Wolf attempted to take the phone away from the victim and grabbed her hand several times.
Officers arrived at the home and made entry. Wolf was placed under arrest. Neither victim reported injuries as a result of Wolf's entry to the home. Wolf was transported to the station to be served with the warrant and processed for a new criminal complaint. Off. Witmer filed an additional complaint against Wolf, charging him with Burglary (F1), Harassment (S) and Stalking (M1) before MDJ Wilwerth.
Wolf was later arraigned on both complaints and committed to LCP in lieu of $40,000 bail.
All persons accused of a crime are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in court.