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The Swatara Township Police are attempting to identify and locate two suspects who were operating a Honda Odyssey minivan during an attempted theft from a vending machine at the Rutherford Car Wash in the 7400 block of Derry Street shortly after midnight on 06/28/2016. 

The suspects are white males and there was a young child inside the vehicle.  These suspects rammed their vehicle into a vending machine in an attempt to break it open.  One of the suspects and the suspect vehicle are shown below. 

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On 06/30/2016 at 0304 hours, Harrisburg Police responded to the 2000 block of N 2nd Street for a report of a robbery with a hand gun.  The victim, W/F/33, related they were parked on MaClay at Penn Street waiting to be dispatched for their next fare.  A male then approached and pointed a handgun in the driver’s window and demanded all of the her money.  The driver, who was in fear for her safety, gave the male her cell phone and $80 in cash.  The male then ran south on Green Street.

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Warrant-  Theft of Services (Felony)

If you have information on the wherabouts of this person please call Detective Haney at 717-564-2550 or leave a tip at www.SwataraPolice.org...

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

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Harrisburg Mall Director of Public Safety, requested Swatara Police respond in reference to a white male and a white female breaking in to vending machines and removing money on 6/28/2016.

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Sherick J. Artis wanted for the charge of Simple Assault.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Warrant Officer Smeck or submit a tip.

Dan Smeck-Warrant Officer

Lower Paxton Township Police Department

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Date Issued: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

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On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 around 0736 am, Swatara police were dispatched to 6321 Clearfield Street for a report of a Burglary in progress. A witness called police after he observed two black males walk out of the tree line wearing dark colored hoodies over their faces. The suspect males walked to the rear of the residence and one of them entered the home through a window. The male who entered through the window opened the back door and let the other male inside the home. The males were witnessed leaving the home several minutes later carrying a safe.

  On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 around 0736 am, Swatara police were dispatched to 6321 Clearfield Street for a report of a Burglary in progress. A witness called police after he observed two black males walk out of the tree line wearing dark colored hoodies over their faces. The suspect males walked to the rear of the residence and one of them entered the home through a window. The male who entered through the window opened the back door and let the other male inside the home. The males were witnessed leaving the home several minutes later carrying a safe.

 On 6/17/16 at 5:34 pm, Swatara Police were called to 801 South 29th Street for a report of a female crying in the street. Upon arrival Officers encountered a female who was visibly intoxicated and who appeared to be very angry as she was yelling obscenities. The female refused to cease her behavior and was taken into custody. The female was identified as Jessica Marie Smith, from Harrisburg and she was charged with Resisting arrest, public drunkenness and Disorderly Conduct.

On 6/7/16, the defendant, Jan Deimler, was arrested by Swatara Police for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or a controlled substance. The defendant was stopped by Swatara Police in the 4700 block of Derry Street after a complaint from a concerned citizen that she was was driving erratically.

On May 26th, 2016, at 11:37 pm, the defendant Terrance Johnson, b/m/24, Harrisburg, was arrested by Swatara Police for DUI after being involved in an accident at Friendhip Road and Paxton Street.

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Warrant-  Theft of Services (Felony)

If you have information on the wherabouts of this person please call Detective Haney at 717-564-2550 or leave a tip at www.SwataraPolice.org...

Date Issued: 
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

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Sherick J. Artis wanted for the charge of Simple Assault.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Warrant Officer Smeck or submit a tip.

Dan Smeck-Warrant Officer

Lower Paxton Township Police Department

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Date Issued: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

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Freddie Rodriguez wanted on the charge of Retail Theft.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Warrant Officer Smeck or submit a tip.

Dan Smeck-Warrant Officer

Lower Paxton Township Police Department

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Date Issued: 
Monday, May 16, 2016

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Kelvin L. Walker wanted by LPPD for Theft and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.  

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Warrant Officer Smeck or submit a tip.

Dan Smeck-Warrant Officer

Lower Paxton Township...

Date Issued: 
Monday, May 16, 2016

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Vincent Lewis is wanted out of LPPD for a Protection from Abuse violation.  Crime date June 21, 2016.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Warrant Officer Smeck or submit a tip.

Dan Smeck-Warrant Officer

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

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On 6/22/16 at 1428 hours, Harrisburg Police received multiple calls of shots fired in the area of 4th and Emerald Street.  As officers arrived in the area they could hear additional gunshots close but not within sight.  As officers and detectives were investigating what occurred a call was received from Harrisburg Hospital stating that two gunshot victims came in.

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On 6/17/16 at 1315 hours, Harrisburg Police responded to a traffic accident at N. 15th & Herr Streets.  Officers determined that a 13 year old male from Steelton was operating a dirt bike with a passenger behind him.  They were travelling south on N. 15th Street towards Herr Street.  The 13 year old failed to stop at the stop sign and crashed into a Cadillac that had the right of way causing $3,000 in estimated damages to the vehicle.

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On 6/14/16 at 1430 hours, The Harrisburg Police Vice Unit conducted an undercover operation to purchase a specific amount of crack cocaine from an individual later identified as “Money”.  This individual was known to carry a firearm at all times.  The purchase was made on the 100 block of Evergreen Street and officers moved in to take this individual into custody.

The Steelton Police are investigating the theft of a red moped from the 700 block of North 2nd Street. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Steelton Police at 717-939-9841.

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On 6/8/16 emergency services responded to multiple heroin overdoses in the City of Harrisburg.  It is not known at this time if the overdoses were due to the amount of heroin taken, the strength of the heroin, or if it may have been mixed with something to enhance the potency of the heroin.  At this time we do not know if these overdoses are related to any specific stamps or brandings of the packets of heroin.

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The Swatara Township Police are attempting to identify and locate two suspects who were operating a Honda Odyssey minivan during an attempted theft from a vending machine at the Rutherford Car Wash in the 7400 block of Derry Street shortly after midnight on 06/28/2016. 

The suspects are white males and there was a young child inside the vehicle.  These suspects rammed their vehicle into a vending machine in an attempt to break it open.  One of the suspects and the suspect vehicle are shown below. 

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On 06/30/2016 at 0304 hours, Harrisburg Police responded to the 2000 block of N 2nd Street for a report of a robbery with a hand gun.  The victim, W/F/33, related they were parked on MaClay at Penn Street waiting to be dispatched for their next fare.  A male then approached and pointed a handgun in the driver’s window and demanded all of the her money.  The driver, who was in fear for her safety, gave the male her cell phone and $80 in cash.  The male then ran south on Green Street.

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Harrisburg Mall Director of Public Safety, requested Swatara Police respond in reference to a white male and a white female breaking in to vending machines and removing money on 6/28/2016.

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Attempt to Identify.  Lower Paxton Township has had a series of retail thefts at Babies R Us, 5125 Jonestown Rd.  The most recent theft occurred on Sunday June 19th at 3:15 pm. Three black females and one black male entered the store.  The pictured female loaded a shopping cart full of clothing and pushed it from the store without paying.  The other females acted as decoys/lookouts.  It appears as if the male was the driver.  Attached photo taken by a witness of the female who pushed the cart from the store.

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On 6-17-16 there was a theft that occurred at the Dollar General in the 2000 block of LInglestown Road. The pictured white male entered and stole a basket full of merchandise and fled in an unknown make or model white colored vehicle. The male is described as in his 40's around 6 feet tall with grey hair. Anyone with information on this persons identity is asked to call Susquehanna Township Police at 717-909-9242.

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