Attempted Kidnapping



On 9-18-2020, Steelton Borough Police were dispatched to the 300 block of Pine Street for a potential attempted abduction. Officers spoke with the complainant who stated that their child was retrieving an item outside when a vehicle, described as a dark blue family van, approached the child and instructed them to get inside. The child ran to grab a baseball bat from the porch when the vehicle drove east on Pine Street towards Swatara Township. Any information on this incident can be reported anonymously through a Crimewatch tip submission, by calling 717-939-9841, or to Officer Doll at

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 12:45pm