Daily News Release - Friday 9/27/2019

Daily News Release – Friday, September 27, 2019
Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer
Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583
Cell: (717) 340-2130


1.  Public Drunkenness / Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 3:05 a.m., Saturday, September 14, 2019, 600 block Royal View Drive (MT) – Michael A. Pepper, M/23, of Harrisburg, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he was observed having a verbal argument with another person.  Pepper was under the influence of alcoholic beverages at the time of the dispute.  Two (2) citations were filed.

2.  Noise Violation Arrest, 11:39 p.m., Saturday, September 21, 2019, 100 block Charles Road (LT) – Joyce Gonzalez-Mercado, F/31, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a disturbance at her residence.  Gonzalez-Mercado was playing music loud enough that could be heard well beyond the boundaries of her residence.  A citation was filed.

3.  Public Drunkenness Arrest, 10:38 p.m., Wednesday, September 25, 2019, East King Street at Willis Lane (LT) – Robert J. NiCastro, M/53, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he was observed under the influence of alcoholic beverages to the degree that he was stumbling and disoriented.  A citation was issued.

4.  Harassment Arrest, 11:59 p.m., Saturday, September 22, 2019, 600 block Wyncroft Lane (LT) – Zoraida Fernandez, F/39, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a domestic dispute at her residence.  During the altercation, Fernandez shoved, punched, and used a cord to restrain another person.  A citation was filed.


1.  Scattering Rubbish (Littering), 6:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 400 block Candlewyck Road (MT) – Unknown person/s discarded a deceased dog along a stream.  Investigation continues.

2.  Access Device Fraud, 12:00 p.m., Monday, August 26, 2019, 500 block Greenhowe Drive (MT) – Unknown person/s accessed the victim’s credit card and used it to make $3,184.71 worth of fraudulent purchases.

3.  Burglary, September 10 to 11, 2019, 1300 block Wheatland Avenue (LT) – Unknown person/s entered an open garage door to gain entry to the residence.  Once inside, a briefcase containing makeup and jewelry was taken.  Three (3) bicycles were also taken.  Total loss: $8,977.00.

4.  Theft, 8:56 p.m., Thursday, September 26, 2019, 1600 Judie Lane (LT) – An unknown black male stole an Apple iPhone after he agreed to meet the victim for a sale.  The male ran off with the phone after being allowed an opportunity to examine it.  Total loss: $150.00.


Incident Date: 
Friday, September 27, 2019 (All day)