On Thursday, January 3, 2019. at about 10:20 AM, officers from the West Hempfield Township Police Department placed 31 year old, Amber Darlene Johnson, of Columbia, PA into custody without incident, during a bench warrant service, for burglary and unauthorized use of a vehicle, at the West Motel, located at 4040 Columbia Avenue, Columbia, PA.
Officers reported that during the warrant service medication that was not prescribed to her, and a small amount of methamphetamine that was found along with drug related paraphernalia in the room where she was renting.
Officers then transferred Amber to the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office.
On Monday, January 7, 2019, the West Hempfield Township Police Department filed that following charges against Amber at MDJ Miles Bixler's Office in Columbia, PA: One count of Prohibited acts; Penalties-Counterfeit substances Section 780-113 A-16 (M), and one count of Possession of drug paraphernalia Section 780-113 A32 (M).
All individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.