Sean joined the news team in July 2017 as a digital content producer. Originally from Maryland, Sean made his way up to The Keystone State in 2011 as a York College of Pennsylvania student. He is a ’15 graduate of the college and now resides in York County.
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — A 28-year-old man is accused of assaulting two guards at Hershey Medical Center in Derry Township. The incident occurred November 1 when Donald Harris was in the custody of two guards from the Lebanon County Correctional Facility. Police say Harris, who was imprisoned on aggravated assault and terroristic threat charges in Lebanon County, was to receive treatment at the medical center in Dauphin County. It’s alleged that Harris physically assaulted one guard and then took a […]
LEBANON — A 33-year-old man is accused of robbing a store in Lebanon early Thursday. Police were called to the 1200 block of Maple Street just before 1 a.m. for a report of a robbery. The victim described the suspect to police and advised that the victim displayed a handgun and demanded money and cigarettes. The suspect then fled on foot. After speaking with the victim, police set up a perimeter and located an individual matching the suspect’s description provided […]
YORK — A 25-year-old man faces a slew of charges, including attempted homicide and aggravated assault, following three incidents in the York area. An officer was heading north in the 1100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue at 1:51 p.m. Wednesday when he saw an oncoming vehicle flashing its high beams repeatedly. Police say the officer stopped and was advised by an individual that a man wearing a mask had just pointed a gun at him. The victim told police that the […]
LANCASTER — A third individual has been charged with criminal homicide in connection with the death of 22-year-old Tyreek Gardner earlier this year. Vladimir Paltan, 27, turned himself in Thursday, a day after police issued an arrest warrant for the following charges: criminal homicide, conspiracy to commit criminal homicide and hindering apprehension or prosecution. Police say Vladimir Paltan was behind the wheel of a Volkswagen Passat that chased down Gardner on the night of May 30. Shots were fired at […]
YORK COUNTY, Pa. — A Baltimore man will serve life in prison without parole for the October 2017 death of an Exxon station employee, according to the York County District Attorney’s Office. Sentencing for 31-year-old Mark Ellis followed convictions of first-degree murder and attempted robbery, the DA’s Office says. Ellis shot and killed 44-year-old Aditya Anand on October 17 at the Exxon station in the 1000 block of West Market Street in York City.
LEBANON COUNTY, Pa. — Police are investigating an incident in which a man approached a woman on a section of the Rail Trail in Cornwall Borough and attempted to put his arms around her. The incident occurred around 2:30 p.m. Friday on a section of the Rail Trail between the Alden Place parking lot along Route 117 and where it intersects Overlook Drive in The Woods at Cornwall Manor, according to police. Police say the victim was walking on the […]
HARRISBURG — A teacher at Camp Curtin Academy has been suspended as authorities investigate a threat allegedly made by the teacher toward students, according to Chris Celmer, Harrisburg School District’s Chief Operating Officer and Acting Assistant Superintendent. The threat was allegedly captured on cell phone video Wednesday and posted to Facebook. The woman who posted it on social media claims the person in the recording is a seventh grade teacher who, in the video, reportedly says that if he could shoot one […]
YORK COUNTY, Pa. — A 19-year-old man says he was shot Wednesday while purchasing marijuana, according to York City Police. Police responded to York Hospital around 11:15 p.m. for a shooting victim that had arrived by personal vehicle. The victim, of Coatesville, was shot in the lower portion of his body and is in stable condition, police note. Due to the man’s condition, police say additional information is limited and an exact location of the shooting is unknown, but authorities […]
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. — The owner of Home Maintenance by Scott White has been charged with home improvement fraud, according to police. Scott White, 49, had been hired to complete renovations on a property in East Pennsboro Township. Police say he received $20,000 in advance the complete the project and of that, approximately $5,710 was used. According to police, White then told the homeowner that needed more money, which the victim did not provide White.