HOMICIDE - 5073 Pajabon Drive. 12-23-2019 UPDATE, ARREST MADE

On Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 10:34 p.m. the Swatara Police were dispatched to 5073 Pajabon Drive for a reported shooting.  Upon arrival officers found twenty year old Dain Vollrath lying on the floor outside of his apartment in medical distress caused by multiple gunshots wounds.  Officers initiated emergency medical treatment after which emergency medical personnel arrived and transported him to the Penn State Hershey Medical Center where he succumbed to his wounds. 

As of this time the suspect has not been apprehended, however, there is no imminent danger known to the public as this appears to have been a targeted incident.  Investigators from the Swatara Township Police and the Dauphin County District Attorney’s Office continue to work on this investigation.  Anyone with information related to this Homicide, or who has a video surveillance system in the area, is asked to contact the Swatara Police at 717-558-6900 or 717-564-2550.  

Dauphin County Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000.00 for information leading to the identification and arrest of the suspect(s) in this case.  Anonymous tips can be made by using the Swatara Police website at www.swatarapolice.org or Dauphin County Crimewatch.  


Swatara Township Detectives have charged 25 year old Juan Garcia (of Harrisburg) in this case.  Garcia is charged with criminal homicide, criminal attempt burglary, person not to possess firearms and recklessly endangering another person. 

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Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 8:28pm

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5073 Pajabon Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17111