The Upper Uwchlan Township Police Department arrested Malafarina, Joe on Thursday January 7th, 2021. He was taken to Chester County Prison to await extradition back to Lancaster County to answer to this charge.
- Warrant Type: Criminal
- Date Issued: Thursday December 10th, 2020
- Issuing Authority: Magisterial District Judge David P. Miller
- Holding Department: Manheim Township Police Department
- Reference ID: MT-20-19049
Theft of Leased Property Arrest, 5:00 p.m., Friday, October 16, 2020, 500 Airport Road – Avis Rental (MT) – Joe Malafarina, M/34, of Norristown, PA, was charged with the above offense after he rented a vehicle from the business and failed to return it, despite numerous requests to do so. The vehicle, a 2020 Mazda CS5, was valued at approximately $25,000.00. A criminal complaint was filed and an arrest warrant obtained, as this is a felony of the 3rd degree. Malafarina remains a wanted person at this time. Any person knowing the whereabouts of Malafarina should call the Manheim Township Police Department at 717-569-6401 or provide information anonymously by clicking “Submit a Tip” below.
MEDIA POST CONTACT: Sergeant Michael T. Piacentino, W: 717-569-6401 Ext: 1583, C: 717-340-2130, firstname.lastname@example.org