On Sunday, 12-30-2018 at 0150 hours the Susquehanna Township Police Department was dispatched the area of the 1400 block of Wandering Way, Harrisburg PA for reports of a gunshot being heard.
Officers located a domestic taking place at a home in the area. The victim was in the driveway as the suspect, Karriem Parker took a handgun out of his pocket and shot one round into the air because the victim would not allow him in the house. The victim was able to flee and enter the house. Parker then began banging on the doors to the house attempting to make entry. Eventually he made entry into the house through a garage door.
Upon the arrival of the police, the occupants were able to safely flee from the house. Parker was still inside and eventually surrendered to officers. He was arrested and taken into custody. Parker was transported to the hospital for a medical clearance as he had injuries from a previous fight and injuries from damaging property during the domestic. After his release from the hospital, he was transported to the Dauphin County Booking Center for processing and arraignment. Parker was charged with Burglary, Persons not to Possess a Firearm, Carrying a Firearms without a License, Simple Assault, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Criminal Mischief, Tampering with Evidence and Disorderly Conduct. He is currently in Dauphin County Prison on $50,000 straight bail.
The handgun, along with the expended round were recovered at the scene.