Suspected DUI arrest results in injury to Officer

On August 16, 2018 at 1445 hours, Swatara Township Police conducted a traffic stop in the 3200 block of Paxton Street on a Honda Odyssey for suspicion of DUI. 

The vehicle operator was identified as Lashonda Weeks.  When Officers attempted to take Weeks into custody she resisted arrest resulting in an injury to one of the Officers. 

The injured Officer was transported to the Penn State Hershey Medical Center by Life Team EMS for non life threatening injuries.

Weeks has been charged with aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and careless driving.  Weeks was arraigned at Night Court and remanded to the Dauphin County Prison on $45,000 bail. 

The DUI charge is pending lab results of the legal blood draw.

Incident Date: 
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 2:45pm

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Paxton Street
City Park Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17111