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  • 3 arrested on drug charges in Lebanon City

    LEBANON, Pa.–Three people were arrested this week on drug charges in two separate cases in Lebanon City . Ernie A. Torres-Baez, 36, is charged with possession with intent to deliver cocaine, crack cocaine and heroin, possession of cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin, suboxone, marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Torres-Baez was arrested on April 19 and taken to  Lebanon County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250,000 bail. In February 2017, Lebanon City Police found Baez at the Days Inn along Quentin […]

  • Lancaster man caught with 630 bags of heroin during traffic stop

    LANCASTER, Pa.–A Lancaster man was arrested Thursday after police say they found 630 bags of heroin during a traffic stop. Antonio Torres, 24, is charged with possession with intent to deliver (Heroin), persons not to possess firearms, firearms not to be carried without a license, providing false ID to law enforcement, driving while operating privilge is suspended or revoked and other traffic violations. Police stopped Torres around 5 p.m. Thursday after learning he did not have a valid drivers license. […]

  • Pair charged in Derry Township hotel robbery

    DERRY TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.–Two people have been charged in connection with a robbery at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Derry Township on April 11. Chad A. Olson, 23,  of Lebanon is charged with conspiracy to commit robbery and theft by unlawful taking. Desiree Smith, 39, of Palmyra is charged with robbery, theft by unlawful taking and possession of instruments of a crime. Olson was arraigned on April 19 and released on $5,000 bail. Olson admitted to providing vehicle […]

  • 3 Maryland women accused of stealing more than $3K in merchandise from Capital City Mall

      LOWER ALLEN TOWNSHIP, CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa.–Three Maryland women are accused of stealing over $3,000 worth of items from the Capital City Mall. Sierra Gilbert, 22; Sha’ Kaydia Walker, 28; and Erica Wheeler, 28, all from Baltimore, Maryland, are each charged with retail theft and conspiracy. Lower Allen Township Police stopped a vehicle the trio were riding in for a traffic violation along Hartzdale Drive on April 14. Police were already on alert due to recent retail thefts at the […]

  • Hanover Borough Police warn pet owners after suspicious women seen around neighborhood

    HANOVER BOROUGH, YORK COUNTY, Pa.–Police are warning pet owners in one York County community to be on alert after two suspicious women were seen approaching unattended dogs in yards earlier this month. The latest incident happened on April 14 along the 200 block of Charles Street in Hanover Borough. A witness told police they spotted a woman with a leash approach a yard where a dog was outside. Investigators say the witness knew the property owner and confronted the woman. […]

  • Second suspect in Penbrook shooting surrenders to police

    PENBROOK BOROUGH, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.–A second man has surrendered who was wanted in connection with a shooting in Penbrook on April 13 which critically injured 20-year-old John Robinson. Genaro Rivera, 19, of Harrisburg turned himself into police on Wednesday afternoon. He is charged with aggravated assault. He was taken to Dauphin County Prison in lieu of $500,000 bail. A second suspect, 19-year-old Dante Thompson, turned himself into police on April 14. Thompson is charged with aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person […]

  • Police investigate string of vending machine thefts in the York area

    WEST MANCHESTER TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, Pa.–Police are looking for two men accused of stealing money from vending machines and coin operated washing machines at various locations in the York area. The most recent theft  happened Monday at a coin operated washing machine located along the 2600 block of Carlisle Road in Dover Township. The business owner told police there have been at least four thefts between April 12 and April 17. A similar theft happened Sunday at Dog Gone Clean Car […]

  • Harrisburg woman charged in July 2016 drug overdose death

    HARRISBURG, Pa.–A Harrisburg woman is facing felony charges in connection to a July 2016 heroin overdose death. Nicole Murray, 34, is charged with third degree murder, drug delivery resulting in death and other drug charges. Murray was arrested April 14 and taken to Dauphin County Prison without bail. Officers responded to an apartment in the 100 block of Evergreen Street on July 5 for a reported heroin overdose. Harrisburg Police found the victim, 42-year-old Christine Schechterly, lying unconscious on the […]

  • Police need tips in Franklin County unsolved triple homicide from 2016

    MONTGOMERY TOWNSHIP, FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa.–Pennsylvania State Police and Franklin County Crime Solvers need your help to solve a triple homicide that happened in June of 2016. It happened along the 11000 block of Welsh Run Road in Montgomery Township, Franklin County. The victims, Wendy Chaney, 39, Hagerstown, Md., Brandon Cole, 46, Fayetteville, and Phillip Matthew Jackson, 36, Greencastle, were found shot in a barn on June 25. Pennsylvania State Police went to the home after a man called and reported that […]