On December 14, 2017 at approximately 10:23 PM, Harrisburg Police officers responded to Ivey Lane for a male with a gun who entered into their residence. The occupants had locked themselves in the bathroom with their children to avoid contact with the male. When the officers arrived, they searched the residence and did not find the male. The officers made contact with the occupants who later confirmed that several items had been taken from the residence.
On December 14, 2017 at approximately 11:40 PM, Harrisburg Police officers responded to S. 17th & Brookwood Street for a robbery. When officers arrived, they met with the victim. The victim related that he was confronted by a Hispanic male with a silver handgun who was wearing a mask that demanded his wallet. The victim surrendered his wallet to the male who then fled from the area.
On December 15, 2017 at 12:07 AM, Harrisburg Police responded back to Ivey Lane for a male pounding on a door from the first incident. Officers responded and confronted Jousie Rivera to the rear of the building. Rivera resisted the officers as they were attempting to detain him. During this struggle, a silver handgun fell from his person onto the ground. Rivera was searched and did have property from both incidents on him.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police or submit the information through Crime Watch.