On January 5, 2019, at approximately 0100 hours, Harrisburg Police responded to the Harvey Taylor Bridge for a male that may have been involved in an accident earlier on 3rd & Forster Street. Officers arrived on scene and the male fled away from the Officers. Officers were able to see that the male had some type of head injury. The male went to the bridge wall and jumped over. Officers heard the male strike the water but did not see him in the water.
The Harrisburg Fire Department and River Rescue were summoned and began a search for the male. The search continued on Saturday and Sunday but the male could not be found.
Through the investigation it is believed that the male that jumped into the river is 37-year-old Sean Walton.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police at 717-558-6900 or submit the information through Crime Watch
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