Daily News Release – Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer
Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583
Cell: (717) 340-2130
1. DUI / Possession of Heroin / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 1:37 a.m., Sunday, November 10, 2019, York Road at Lititz Pike (MT) – Justin Dwayne Campbell, M/24, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a crash investigation. Campbell was identified as a driver in that crash and exhibited signs of impairment. Campbell also admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages prior to the crash. Officers searched Campbell’s vehicle which yielded a glass smoking pipe. Heroin was also found on Campbell’s person. Campbell was taken to an area hospital for treatment and a blood sample was drawn. Chemical analysis of the blood sample yielded amphetamines, alprazolam, oxycodone, fentanyl, norfentanyl, and xylazine. A criminal complaint was filed.
2. Theft / Access Device Fraud Arrest, 2:30 p.m., Monday, February 25, 2019, 832 Plaza Boulevard – TJ Maxx (MT) – Sally Jean Schrom, F/64, of Mountville, PA, was charged with the above offenses after she stole $100.00 from a purse that was accidentally left in a shopping cart at the store. During this investigation, officers determined that Schrom also used a deceased relative’s credit card to make $87.43 worth of fraudulent purchases. A criminal complaint was filed.
3. Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 2:27 p.m., Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 1200 block Lititz Pike (MT) – Darrick Michael Wearry, M/32, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a traffic stop for failing to have his headlamps illuminated at a time the windshield wipers were activated during a rainstorm. Officers searched Wearry’s vehicle which yielded marijuana, a metal marijuana grinder, and multiple vials. A criminal complaint was filed.
4. Harassment Arrest, 3:15 p.m., Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 800 block Pleasure Road (MT) – A 14-year-old juvenile from Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a domestic dispute at their residence. During the altercation, the juvenile kicked another person multiple times. A citation was filed.
5. Harassment Arrest, 2:55 p.m., Thursday, January 9, 2029, 796 New Holland Avenue – Subway (MT) – A 17-year-old juvenile from Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a disturbance inside the restaurant. During the altercation, the juvenile discharged a can of pepper spray at another person. A citation was filed.
6. Retail Theft Arrest, 3:11 p.m., Friday, January 10, 2020, 1204 Millersville Pike – Weis Markets (LT) – Lisa M. Lopez, F/30, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after she was observed stealing $16.78 worth of merchandise from the store. She was arrested, processed, and released after being issued a citation.
7. Theft By Deception Arrest, May 13, 2019, 100 block Bentley Lane (LT) – Jeffery G. Bleacher, M/55, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he cashed two (2) checks, totaling $6,300.00, for a window replacement installation job at a residence; Bleacher never performed the work. Officers located Bleacher at his residence and took him into physical custody. During an interview with police, he admitted to cashing the checks and using the money for personal expenses. He was processed and taken to Central Arraignment.
8. Simple Assault / Terroristic Threats / Harassment Arrest, 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 14, 2020, Lititz Pike at Valley Road (MT) – Mark Ray Braughler, M/40, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a domestic dispute inside a vehicle. During the altercation, Braughler slapped one (1) person across the face while yelling and cursing at them. The strike left a deep red mark on the victim’s face. Braughler slapped another person across the face and ordered them to turn around on all fours inside the vehicle. Braughler proceeded to smack this person on the buttocks an estimated 10-15 times. When both victims stated that Braughler would go to jail as a result of his actions, Braughler stated that he would kill both persons when he got out of jail. Officers located Braughler and took him into physical custody. He was processed and taken to Central Arraignment.
9. Criminal Attempt at Criminal Homicide / Aggravated Assault / Persons Not to Possess Firearms / Firearms Not to be Carried Without a License / Delivery of Marijuana / Possession With Intent to Deliver Marijuana Arrest, 10:55 p.m., Wednesday, December 25, 2019, 2600 block Lititz Pike (MT) – Onearl Isaac Parker, III, M/23, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a shooting incident. Parker, III matched the description of the shooter, and was found in the area of the shooting. He was immediately arrested on the suspicion of a felony. Investigators determined that Parker, III made arrangements to sell marijuana to another person. Immediately after the transaction, Parker, III pulled out a .380 semi-automatic pistol and shot the victim after he turned around and started to walk away. Parker, III also struck the victim in the head with the pistol. The victim then pushed Parker, III, who then pointed the pistol at the victim’s face and pulled the trigger, however, the weapon did not fire as the magazine was depleted. The victim sustained five (5) bullet holes to his body; one (1) bullet remains lodged in his abdomen. Through the course of this investigation, detectives determined that Parker, III did not have a valid license to carry a firearm and is a person who is not authorized to possess a firearm in Pennsylvania. Following the execution of a search warrant at Parker, III’s residence, officers located the pistol used in this shooting along with 1,225 grams of marijuana, a digital scale, baggies, and glassine packets. Parker, III was processed on the charges of Aggravated Assault, Persons Not to Possess Firearms, and Firearms Not to be Carried Without a License, and taken before Magisterial District Judge Tony Russell for a preliminary arraignment. MDJ Russell set Parker, III’s bail at $300,000.00, which he could not post. Parker, III was remanded to Lancaster County Prison. On January 10, 2020, detectives modified Parker, III’s charges to include Criminal Attempt at Criminal Homicide, Delivery of Marijuana, and Possession With Intent to Deliver Marijuana. He was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge David P. Miller, who denied bail as the charges are related to Criminal Homicide. Parker, III remains incarcerated in Lancaster County Prison at this time.
1. Theft, 11:56 p.m., Monday, January 13th to 1:26 a.m., Tuesday, January 14th, 2020, 917 South Prince Street – Dirty Ol’ Tavern (LT) – An unknown black male entered the restaurant and stole a tip jar containing $100.00 in currency. The male also failed to pay for $54.25 in food and beverages before leaving.
2. Retail Theft, 5:12 p.m., Monday, January 13, 2020, 1890 Fruitville Pike – At Home (MT) – An unknown white male stole a comforter set, valued at $26.49.
3. Theft By Deception, 9:23 a.m., Thursday, December 26, 2019, 2300 block Henbird Lane (MT) – The victim fell for a check cashing scam after posting a boat for sale on the Internet. Total loss: $1,550.00.
4. Theft, 2:25 to 3:36 p.m., Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 600 block Wyncroft Lane (LT) – Unknown person/s stole a package that had been delivered to a residence. Total loss: $52.99.