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The Swatara Township Police announce the arrests of Sterling Madison Gay and Kristen Pacheco in connection with three armed robberies that occurred within the Township at the Turkey Hill convenience store on Main Street in Oberlin, the Super 8 Motel on Executive Park Drive and the Homewood Suites...
On 10/6/17, Devine Davis left a 3 and 4 yrs old unattended and the 3yrs old was found wandering through the neighborhood for an hour.
On 9/10/17, John Russell and another threw rocks at the victim's house windows and vehicle. They caused $2000 worth of damage.
On 9/25/17, Steven Druck rented a paint sprayer, valued at $1200, from Sherwin Williams and has failed to return the item.
On 9/19/17, Melissa Harris made a false report to law enforcement. She purchased a dog on Craigslist and then claimed that she had found the dog tied to her vehicle. The dog was surrendered to the Human Society.

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On 9/10/17, John Russell and another threw rocks at the victim's house windows and vehicle. They caused $2000 worth of damage.
On 9/25/17, Steven Druck rented a paint sprayer, valued at $1200, from Sherwin Williams and has failed to return the item.
On 9/19/17, Melissa Harris made a false report to law enforcement. She purchased a dog on Craigslist and then claimed that she had found the dog tied to her vehicle. The dog was surrendered to the Human Society.
On 9/14/17, Axel Concepcion stole $800 worth of merchandise from Macy's.

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On 10/1/17, David Bordner and Alexandra Swain stole a cell phone valued at $850 from Sprint at the Harrisburg Mall.

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ARREST WARRANT ISSUED / PLEASE CALL SWATARA POLICE WITH ANY INFORMATION 717-564-2550
ARREST WARRANT ISSUED / PLEASE CALL SWATARA POLICE WITH ANY INFORMATION 717-564-2550
ARREST WARRANT ISSUED / PLEASE CALL SWATARA POLICE WITH ANY INFORMATION 717-564-2550

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UPDATE: Meredith was arrested on 7/25/2017. The Swatara Township Police Department has obtained an active arrest warrant for Terry L Meredith for numerous felony sexual assault charges. Meredith is currently homeless and may be armed with a firearm. He should be considered armed and dangerous...
ARREST WARRANT ISSUED / PLEASE CONTACT SWATARA POLICE WITH ANY INFORMATION 717-564-2550

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On Saturday, April 1st at 0548 am, Swatara Police were dispatched to the Midas Muffler Shop, 2471 Paxton Street, Hbg, for a report of a Burglary that had taken place overnight. Unknown suspect (s) gained access to the store by smashing out a garage window panel. Employees are reporting a theft of...

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UPDATE**** ** Swatara Detectives developed information that a black male, 25 years old, named Kyle Gregory Mclean, had gone to the address at 6635 Evelyn Street to meet an individual there he had met online. An argument ensued between the suspect Mclean and the 33 year old male victim in which...
On 11/10/16 at 1246 hours, Swatara Township Police were alerted to a vehicle pursuit that had entered the Township. Police were pursuing a stolen Nissan pickup truck being operated by Alfred Carrera, a 44-year-old white male. Carrera eventually parked the truck in the parking lot of the Chestnut...

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UPDATE: ORTIZ SURRENDERED TO POLICE ON 10/2/16. HE WAS ARRAIGNED AND COMMITTED TO THE DAUPHIN COUNTY PRISON IN LIEU OF $100,000 BAIL. - On 9-30-16 at 1149 hours Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the intersection of Mushroom Hill Road and Grayson Road for report of a shooting. Upon arrival...

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On 9/12/16 at approximately 0107 hours, a fire destroyed a home at 440 North 48th Street in Swatara Township, Harrisburg PA. Further investigation determined that the fire had been intentionally set. The homeowner was found on the inside of the residence with what appeared to be a self-inflicted...

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On 26 September 2017, at 0425 hours, Swatara Township Police units were dispatched to the area of North 49th and Franklin Streets for an injured adult male unconscious in the street. The male had a bleeding head injury and was transported to the local hospital by ambulance. The highly intoxicated...

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On 9/22/17 at 0118 hours a Swatara Township Officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop of a vehicle that had been traveling in excess of 80 MPH in the 50 MPH zone of the 5900 block of Paxton Street (SR 322 West). The vehicle failed to yield to the officer and a pursuit ensued into Harrisburg City...

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On Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 1133 hours the Swatara Township Police Department was dispatched to a residence in the 5900 block of Canyon Road for an active shooting incident. While enroute to the scene, the officers were advised that a man had been shot and the person who shot him was still...

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UPDATE 9/14/17: The Swatara Township Police continue to actively investigate this case. Patrol activities have been increased to keep a close eye on bus stops in the Township. Detectives are working a few leads but we STILL NEED YOUR HELP! Be on the lookout for suspicious activity in your...

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10/20/17: All Suspects in this case have been Identified and Arrested. *********** At 2007 hours Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the Super 8 Motel located at 4131 Executive Park Drive for report of an armed robbery. Responding officers learned that an unidentified person wearing an "old...

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