Local News

Carlisle man arrested for intentionally ramming victim with car

Derek Seiders

Derek Seiders


A Cumberland County man is out on bail after he intentionally rammed a person with his car during an argument on Saturday, police said.

Derek Seiders, of Carlisle, is charged with DUI, aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person, harassment and reckless driving.

The incident happened outside of a home along Hogestown Road in Silver Spring Township.  Seiders, 27, is accused of fleeing the scene after striking the victim twice with his vehicle. Police later arrested Seiders as he drove past the scene while officers were out investigating.

He was taken to Cumberland County Prison where he posted $30,000 bail.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Jan. 15.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police at 717-591-8240.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s