Prohibited Offensive Weapons / Public Drunkenness Arrest, 1:09 p.m., Thursday, May 16, 2019, 1300 Millersville Pike – Wellness Counseling Associates (LT) – Christopher A. Harper, M/36, homeless, was charged with the above offenses after he entered the business unannounced. Harper was under the influence of methamphetamine and was in possession of numerous knives, weapons, and tools to protect himself. It was discovered that Harper was listed as a wanted person through the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Department for Burglary. Officers took Harper into custody on the outstanding warrant. During a search incident to arrest officers located a switch blade automatic push button knife in Harper’s left pants pocket. Harper was turned over to the Sheriff and a criminal complaint was filed.
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