On 6/10/17 Harrisburg Police arrested and charged Deon Jenkins with the vehicular Homicide of Naya Griffin, B/F/24 who resides in Harrisburg. Jenkins was possibly in a local bar on the 200 block of Verbeke Street. He left this location and was travelling on the State Street Bridge at a high rate of speed before striking Griffin.
Harrisburg Police are seeking any information regarding Jenkins' whereabouts before the accident as well as anyone who may have witnessed the accident. You are asked to call police at 717-255-3122 or 717-255-3123 or send an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
You may also submit a tip through Crime Watch, https://dauphin.crimewatchpa.com/hbgpd/3271/arrests/jenkins-deon-lamont-homicide-vehicle-and-8-additional-charges . These tips will remain confidential.
On Saturday 06/10/2017 at 0216 hours, Harrisburg Police was flagged down by a group of people on the State Street Bridge. They informed officers that a female had been struck and was laying on the Southern side walk. Officers found the female who had suffered obvious trauma. Bystanders informed Police that she had been struck by a speeding black vehicle. Fire and EMS responded and checked the female and pronounced her deceased. After initial interviews witnesses advised that the striking vehicle was traveling East on the State Street Bridge and struck the female. The vehicle then fled the scene. Traffic safety was summoned to the scene. The investigation is ongoing.