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On April 27th at 0213 hours, a Swatara Township Police Officer observed a vehicle traveling westbound on Derry Street at 40th Street. The vehicle was being driven in such a manner that led the officer to believe that the driver may be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. The officer followed the vehicle and attempted to conduct a traffic stop in the 3300 block of Derry Street to investigate. The driver failed to yield to the officer and continued driving westbound on Derry Street.

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  On 4/22/16, at 4:49 pm, Swatara Officers were called to the Harrisburg Mall for a report of two females arguing over a parking space. Upon arrival Officers determined that the one female used pepper spray on the other and that the spray had also hit that woman's 5 year old son and 2 year old daughter. A summons of arrest was mailed to Debra James, B/F/58, Harrisburg, for 2 counts of Simple Assault.

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  On 4/24/16, at 11:49 am, Swatara Police were called to Bob Evans Restaurant, 771 Eisenhower Blvd, Hbg, for a report of suspected drug use in a vehicle on the parking lot. Upon arrival officers conducted an investigation and arrested the lone occupant of the suspect vehicle, Samantha Lebo for Possession of Heroin and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

  On 4/22/16, at approximately 4:16 pm, two 12 year old juveniles were walking on Creek Crossing Drive near Jefferson Street when a red Jeep pulled up next to them. The juveniles stated that occupants of the jeep were a white male and a white female in their 40's and that the white female passenger yelled to them, "hey little girls, you want to pet a puppy". The girls stated that the female passenger laughed and the vehicle then drove away North on Creek Crossing Drive. The girls never approached the vehicle and had no other descriptors of the vehicle or the persons inside.

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  On Friday, April 22nd, at approximately 2:51 am, Swatara Police were called to the Howard Johnson Inn, 473 Eisenhower Blvd, Hbg, to investigate a burglary complaint. A guest at the hotel reports waking up and seeing an unknown black male in his room. The unknown male fled the room and the guest discovered that cash and credit cards had been stolen from his wallet. Police are asking for help identifying the suspect shown in the three attached photographs.

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  On 4/24/16, at 11:49 am, Swatara Police were called to Bob Evans Restaurant, 771 Eisenhower Blvd, Hbg, for a report of suspected drug use in a vehicle on the parking lot. Upon arrival officers conducted an investigation and arrested the lone occupant of the suspect vehicle, Samantha Lebo for Possession of Heroin and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Charged with listed offense after having been involved in a motor vehicle crash at Nyes Road and Jefferson Street on 2/29/16 at approximately 1700 hours.

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Charged with listed offense after stealing $279.92 in merchandise between 2/25/16 and 3/15/16 at Walmart located at 6535 Grayson Road, Harrisburg PA 17111.

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Charged with listed offenses after stealing a $269 surveillance camera system from Walmart located at 6535 Grayson Road, Harrisburg PA 17111.

Charged with DUI after a committing a traffic violation at the intersection of Derry Street and Lincoln Avenue on 3/14/16 at 0026 hours.

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Monday, March 28, 2016

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

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Monday, March 21, 2016

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On April 27th at 0213 hours, a Swatara Township Police Officer observed a vehicle traveling westbound on Derry Street at 40th Street. The vehicle was being driven in such a manner that led the officer to believe that the driver may be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. The officer followed the vehicle and attempted to conduct a traffic stop in the 3300 block of Derry Street to investigate. The driver failed to yield to the officer and continued driving westbound on Derry Street.

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On 4-15-16 at approximately 0750 hours, an adult male in a white car stopped in the street to speak with two young girls who were walking to school at Steelton-Highspire High School. He asked the girls to pick a number between one and ten. One of the girls guessed a number, and he claimed that she "got it right," and tried to hand her a can of soda. She refused and the two girls continued to walk to school, where they reported the incident to school officials.

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On 3-5-16 at 1356 hours Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the Walmart located at 6535 Grayson Road in Harrisburg, PA for the second bomb threat in two days. A Walmart employee received an anonymous phone call that a bomb had been placed in the store. The location was successfully evacuated without incident. Officers from multiple law enforcement agencies responded to assist with specially trained canines.

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On 3-4-16 at 1403 hours Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the Walmart located at 6535 Grayson Road in Harrisburg, PA for a bomb threat. Dispatchers had received an anonymous phone call that a bomb had been placed in the store. The location was successfully evacuated without incident. Officers from multiple law enforcement agencies responded to assist with specially trained canines. The location was searched; no explosive devices were located.

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On January 27th at 1550 hours Swatara Township Police took a report from a resident in the 3100 block of Wayne Street. The resident indicated that a man came to her home and claimed to be from the water company. He said that he needed to check the water pipes in her home. She granted him access and he began to check her faucets, sinks, and washing machine. She accompanied him while he was in her home except for a few minutes. The man then left her home.

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  On 4/22/16, at 4:49 pm, Swatara Officers were called to the Harrisburg Mall for a report of two females arguing over a parking space. Upon arrival Officers determined that the one female used pepper spray on the other and that the spray had also hit that woman's 5 year old son and 2 year old daughter. A summons of arrest was mailed to Debra James, B/F/58, Harrisburg, for 2 counts of Simple Assault.

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  On 4/22/16, at approximately 4:16 pm, two 12 year old juveniles were walking on Creek Crossing Drive near Jefferson Street when a red Jeep pulled up next to them. The juveniles stated that occupants of the jeep were a white male and a white female in their 40's and that the white female passenger yelled to them, "hey little girls, you want to pet a puppy". The girls stated that the female passenger laughed and the vehicle then drove away North on Creek Crossing Drive. The girls never approached the vehicle and had no other descriptors of the vehicle or the persons inside.

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  On Friday, April 22nd, at approximately 2:51 am, Swatara Police were called to the Howard Johnson Inn, 473 Eisenhower Blvd, Hbg, to investigate a burglary complaint. A guest at the hotel reports waking up and seeing an unknown black male in his room. The unknown male fled the room and the guest discovered that cash and credit cards had been stolen from his wallet. Police are asking for help identifying the suspect shown in the three attached photographs.

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  On 4/20/2016, at 9:57 pm, Swatara Twp Police were dispatched to the 3600 block of Derry Street for a report of a serious motor vehicle accident. Multiple callers advised a vehicle had flipped over and the driver was entrapped. The vehicle suffered extensive damage and it struck seven parked cars before coming to rest on its side on Derry Street. Firefighters from Paxtang and Lawnton fire crews used mechanical means to extricate the driver from his car.  The Dauphin County Accident Reconstruction Team was summoned to the scene to investigate the accident.

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On 4/19/16, at 10:03 am, Swatara Police were dispatched to the 5000 block of Stacey Drive East, for a male reporting that he had been robbed at gunpoint. The victim reported one of the items stolen was his IPhone. Police were able to track the stolen IPhone and attempted a traffic stop on a vehicle in Lower Paxton Twp on Rt 22. The suspect vehicle fled and the 3 occupants of the suspect car bailed out and ran near 3932 Jonestown Rd. All three occupants were captured after brief foot pursuits.

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