Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police Officer / Recklessly Endangering Another Person / Simple Assault Arrest, 2:37 p.m., Thursday, September 9, 2021, Landis Valley Road at Greenview Drive (MT) – Samoad Anyea Key, M/37, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a traffic stop for erratic driving. Key was identified by the officer, who noted the smell of marijuana coming from the vehicle. When the officer questioned Key about the smell, Key fled from the traffic stop at a high rate of speed. While fleeing, Key opened the front passenger side door, and pushed out the occupant of the front passenger seat, causing them to fall to the ground and strike the pavement. The fall caused several injuries to the victim. Officers discontinued pursuit of Key after he committed reckless traffic offenses. A criminal complaint was filed and an arrest warrant obtained. Key remains a wanted person at this time. Any person knowing the whereabouts of Key should call the Manheim Township Police Department at 717-569-6401 or provide information anonymously by clicking “Submit a Tip” below.
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