Daily News Release - Friday 4/19/2019

Daily News Release – Friday, April 19, 2019
Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer
Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583
Cell: (717) 340-2130

ARRESTS

1.  Harassment Arrest, 12:42 p.m., Thursday, April 11, 2019, 100 block Abbeyville Road (LT) – Carolyn A. Hamed, F/60, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after she threw a punch at another person and scratched their left forearm.  A citation was issued.

2.  Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, Wabank Road at Charles Road (LT) – Karron M. Strickland, M/21, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a traffic stop for an expired registration plate.  Officers searched Strickland’s vehicle which yielded marijuana and a marijuana grinder.  A criminal complaint was filed.

3.  DUI Arrest, 4:31 p.m., Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 1100 block East King Street (LT) – Osvaldo Torres-Olmeda, M/56, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a crash investigation.  Olmeda was identified as a driver in that crash and exhibited signs of impairment.  He was arrested and chemical testing yielded the presence of buprenorphine and norbuprenorphine in his blood sample.  A criminal complaint was filed.

4.  Criminal Mischief Arrest, 3:19 p.m., Thursday, March 28, 2019, 2000 Crossings Boulevard – Wegman’s (MT) – Jonathan M. Paetz, M/34, of Marietta, PA, was charged with the above offense after he damaged the rear wiper arm from the victim’s vehicle following a road rage incident.  Total loss: $77.00.  A citation was filed.

5.  DUI / Possession of Heroin / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 3:18 a.m., Saturday, March 30, 2019, 3200 block Lititz Pike (MT) – Alivia N. Messick, F/31, of Manheim, PA, was charged with the above offenses after she was found laying on the ground alongside her vehicle.  Messick exhibited signs of impairment and admitted to taking Percocet prior to driving.  A review of area surveillance footage showed Messick driving just prior to police arrival.  Messick was arrested and during a search incident to arrest, officers located heroin, a black metal marijuana grinder, and two (2) smoking devices.  Chemical testing yielded the presence of numerous controlled substances in her blood sample, including THC, morphine, fentanyl, and norfentanyl.  A criminal complaint was filed.

6.  Theft By Deception / Retail Theft Arrest, 2:57 p.m., Saturday, December 15, 2018, 1360 Columbia Avenue – Giant Food Store (LT) – Naomi E. Coreano, F/19, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following an investigation into employee theft.  Coreano, an employee at the time, was observed stealing a food item on Sunday, March 10, 2019.  The store investigated Coreano and determined that she made fifty-five (55) transactions where she reused coupons to save $906.50 from her bills, between December 2018 and March 2019.  When questioned, Coreano admitted her involvement with these incidents.  A criminal complaint was filed.

7.  Unsworn Falsifications to Authorities Arrest, 9:20 a.m., Friday, March 8, 2019, 1351 Elm Avenue – Magisterial District Court 02-2-03 (LT) – Rob’neka La’nyia H. Johnson-McDonald, F/20, of Richmond, VA, was charged with the above offense after she portrayed herself as another person and signed court documents as the other person thus misleading the Magisterial District Judge in the performance of their official function.  When questioned, Johnson-McDonald reported that she did so as a favor to the person she was portraying herself to be.  A criminal complaint was filed.

8.  Retail Theft Arrest, 3:10 p.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 1278 Millersville Pike – CVS Pharmacy (LT) – Christy R. Morton, F/37, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after she was observed stealing a shirt valued at $12.99.  She was arrested, processed, and taken to Central Arraignment.

9.  DUI / Recklessly Endangering Another Person Arrest, 2:54 p.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019, 1000 block Harrisburg Pike (MT) – Steven Gonzalez-Delgado, M/31, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he was found unconscious behind the wheel of a running vehicle, which was blocking traffic.  Gonzalez-Delgado exhibited signs of impairment and admitted to smoking “synthetic marijuana.”  Gonzalez-Delgado was transporting a five-year-old child inside his vehicle at the time of this incident.  He was arrested and submitted to chemical testing, the results of which are still pending at this time.  He was processed and taken to Central Arraignment.

10.  Simple Assault / Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 1:21 a.m., Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 1200 block East Orange Street (LT) – Robert Lee Parker, M/52, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a domestic dispute at his residence.  During the altercation, Parker flipped over a mattress where the victim was lying.  This action caused the victim to hit their head, causing an incision above the eyebrow.  Parker was also yelling and making unreasonable noise, and continued to do so despite being ordered to stop by police.  He was arrested, processed, and taken to Central Arraignment.

11.  Resisting Arrest, 10:16 p.m., Monday, April 15, 2019, 100 block Jennings Drive (LT) – Noel Lee Coward, Jr., M/40, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after officers attempted to arrest him on an outstanding Criminal Trespass warrant.  When officers attempted to arrest Coward, Jr. pulled away from officers and refused to place his hands behind his back.  Officers had to physically wrestle with Coward, Jr. for approximately four (4) minutes until he was subdued and taken into custody without further incident.  Coward, Jr. was turned over to the Lancaster County Sheriff on the outstanding warrant and a criminal complaint was filed for the Resisting Arrest charge.

12.  Simple Assault Arrest, 9:04 p.m., Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 1900 block Edington Place (LT) – Katrina Doris Card, F/23, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a domestic dispute at her residence.  During the altercation, Card repeatedly bit the victim on the wrist, arms, and back.  All of the bites caused swelling and bleeding.  Card was arrested, processed, and taken to Central Arraignment.

13.  Indecent Exposure / Public Drunkenness Arrest, 5:00 a.m., Sunday, March 17, 2019, 1699 Oregon Pike – Sheetz (MT) – Benito Israel Santiago, M/27, of Lebanon, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he was observed urinating on the counter of the convenience store.  An employee of the store witnessed Santiago walk behind an employee counter, remove his penis, and urinate on a counter in the food processing area of the store.  Santiago was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the incident.  He was arrested, processed, and released.  A criminal complaint was filed.

14.  Retail Theft Arrest, 6:16 p.m., Thursday, April 18, 2019, 1589 Fruitville Pike – Target (MT) – Savannah Shae Mitchell, F/18, of Manheim, PA, was charged with the above offense after she was observed stealing $508.52 worth of merchandise from the store.  She was arrested, processed, and released.  A criminal complaint was filed.

15.  False Identification to Law Enforcement / Possession of Marijuana Arrest, 12:33 a.m., Friday, April 19, 2019, 1500 block Lititz Pike (MT) – Hector M. Rodriguez, M/27, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a traffic stop for an expired registration plate.  Rodriguez provided a false name and date of birth when questioned by police.  Officers searched Rodriguez’s vehicle which yielded marijuana.  He was arrested and transported back to the police station.  Rodriguez then provided his real name and admitted to lying because his driving privileges were suspended.  He was processed and released.  A criminal complaint was filed.

16.  Resisting Arrest / Criminal Trespass / Harassment Arrest, 5:36 a.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019, 600 block Wyncroft Lane (LT) – Jesse Ezekiel Martinez, M/22, homeless, was charged with the above offense following an on-going domestic dispute at the residence of a family member.  Martinez repeatedly came to the residence despite being ordered not to do so by verbal and written communication.  When officers found Martinez near the residence in question, they attempted to stop him; he refused.  Officers attempted to take Martinez into physical custody and he pulled away from them.  Martinez was eventually subdued and taken into custody without further incident.  He was processed and taken to Central Arraignment. 

17.  Forgery / Theft By Unlawful Taking Arrest, 9:23 p.m., Thursday, January 31, 2019, 101 North Pointe Boulevard – PNC Bank (MT) – Benjamin Charles Duke, M/62, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he stole a pension check from another person, forged the victim’s name, and cashed the check at the ATM at the PNC bank.  Total loss: $887.67.  A criminal complaint was filed and an arrest warrant obtained.  Duke remains a wanted person at this time.  Any person knowing the whereabouts of Duke should call the Manheim Township Police Department at 717-569-6401 or provide information anonymously by clicking “Submit a Tip.”

18.  Simple Assault / Recklessly Endangering Another Person Arrest, 11:15 p.m., Thursday, April 4, 2019, 400 block East Roseville Road (MT) – Ngon N. Duong, M/67, of Mountville, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he engaged in an argument with two (2) other people.  During the altercation, Duong retrieved an AK-47 rifle, pointed it at both victims, and charged the weapon while doing so.  A criminal complaint was filed.

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

1.  Theft, 2:50 to 8:15 p.m., Monday, April 15, 2019, 100 block Milton Circle (MT) – Unknown person/s stole a package that had been delivered to the front porch of a residence.  Total loss: $28.00.

2.  Theft From Motor Vehicle, 6:55 to 9:39 p.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 1573 Fruitville Pike – Harvest Seasonal Grill & Bar (MT) – Unknown person/s smashed the windows of two (2) vehicles to gain entry and steal laptop computers housed within.  Total loss: $5,275.00.

3.  Theft of Lost or Mislaid Property, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Waypoint Drive (LT) – Unknown person/s picked up a cell phone that was accidentally dropped by the victim.  Total loss: $1,200.00.

4.  Access Device Fraud, April 5 to 8, 2019, 1500 block Hollywood Drive (MT) – Unknown person/s accessed the victim’s debit card and used it on two (2) occasions in Connecticut.  Total loss: $90.00.

5.  Retail Theft, 8:40 p.m., Thursday, March 28, 2019, 1575 Fruitville Pike – Rack Room Shoes (MT) – An unknown white male stole two (2) pairs of shoes valued at $154.98.

6.  Harassment, 4:54 p.m., Thursday, April 18, 2019, 209 Petersburg Road – Manheim Township Community Park (MT) – An unknown male shoved another person to the ground after they began to argue over the right-of-way inside the park.  The victim sustained a small cut to the lip.  The male suspect fled prior to police arrival.

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Friday, April 19, 2019 (All day)

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