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Stephanie Johnson joins WPMT FOX 43 as a Multimedia journalist. Previously, she worked as an MMJ for KGAN/KFXA in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Prior to moving to the Midwest Johnson worked as a Production Assistant at WJLA in Arlington, VA. She also worked as a Page for CBS News. Johnson earned her bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from Hampton University where she produced the student broadcast. Johnson was raised in Prince Georges County, Maryland. Johnson is excited to join the FOX 43 team and share stories that are important to you, the viewer. When she is not reporting Johnson enjoys exploring the area in volunteering in the community. If you want to share a story with Stephanie shoot her an email at

Recent Articles
  • Police look for vehicle in hit and run incident

    LITITIZ, Lancaster County, Pa. — Police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that hit a parked vehicle in a driveway. Police say it happened between 4:40 a.m. and 7:20 a.m. Saturday. Authorities say the vehicle was traveling westbound on Arrowhead Drive when it left the road and hit a vehicle parked in a driveway.  The vehicle then struck a mailbox before driving away. Police determined that the vehicle is a 2003-2006 dark metallic gray Chevrolet Silverado, similar to […]

  • UPDATE: State Police: No foul play suspected in Newport woman’s death

    HOWE TOWNSHIP, Perry – State police are investigating the death of a Newport woman. Police say the body of 62-year-old Laurel Linsenbach, of Newport was found along the 300 block of Juniata Parkway East in Howe Township on Saturday. Newport EMS and Perry County Coroner’s office was called to the scene, according to police. State Police say no foul play was involved. There are no suspects and the public is not in danger, according to police. The investigation is on […]

  • Missing Lebanon County woman found safe state police say

    JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Lebanon – Pennsylvania State Police say the missing Lebanon County woman has been found. Authorities say Mary Klopp, 85, of Myerstown, was reported missing Saturday night after she did not return home from visiting family at the VA Medical Center in Lebanon. State police say she is safe.

  • Authorities search for man who stole $200 worth of food in Lower Paxton Township

    LOWER PAXTON, Dauphin County, Pa. — Police are searching for a man who stole items from a Giant Food store last week. Police say the incident happened at 2:30 p.m. on December 5th. The suspect, who is pictured above, placed $200 worth of food into several white plastic bags and left the store without paying. Authorities say it appears the suspect brought the plastic bags with him when he entered the store. They say surveillance video captured the suspect fleeing […]

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    UPDATE: Jonestown man dies in fatal single-vehicle crash in Bethel Township

    BETHEL TOWNSHIP, Lebanon – UPDATE: A man is dead after a single-vehicle crash this morning in Bethel Township. According to state police driver, Roger George, 55, of Jonestown, lost control of his vehicle on Pine Grove Road. His vehicle crossed over to the southbound lane, went up an embankment, flipped and landed on its roof. State police say George was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the car. Investigators say he sustained fatal injuries. PREVIOUS: Emergency crews are […]

  • McDonald’s in Lancaster closed for gas leak this morning

    LANCASTER, Lancaster County, Pa. — McDonald’s restaurant closed for several hours this morning because of a gas leak. The incident happened at the McDonald’s restaurant on the 1200 block of Millersville Pike at 9:57 a.m., Saturday. According to Lancaster Township Fire Department,  crews evacuated the dining room after discovering high levels of carbon monoxide (CO). Authorities say crews found an elevated levels of carbon monoxide around the  heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit HVAC unit on the roof and a small gas […]

  • Update: People displaced after duplex fire in Ephrata

    EPHRATA BOROUGH, Lancaster – UPDATE:  Several people are displaced after a fire broke out at a duplex Sunday morning. According to Ephrata Pioneer Fire Company, Lt. Ken Weber, the fire broke out in the attic of a duplex. Crews quickly extinguished the fire but four adults and one child were displaced from the home. The Red Cross is assisting them. Lt. Weber say the fire was electrical and determined that it was accidental. Damage is set at $25,000, according to Lt. […]

  • Vehicle crashes into Mister Hotshine in Lancaster

    MANHEIM TOWNSHIP, Lancaster County, Pa. – A  woman was injured after she lost control of her vehicle at a car wash in Manheim on Saturday. According to police, the crash happened just before 3:30 p.m. at Mister Hotshine on the 1400 block of Manheim Pike. Police say the woman was leaving the section of Mister Hotshine for exterior washes and shifted the vehicle from neutral and back into gear. Authorities say she lost control of the car, drove across the […]

  • Man charged with murder by delivery of drugs in Lower Paxton Township

    LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP, Dauphin – A man faces charges for the death of another male in Dauphin County. On July 6, 2018, the Lower Paxton Police Department reported to a hotel on the 1000 block of Briars dale Road for an unresponsive male. Authorities found the male victim deceased. An autopsy report revealed that the man died from a drug overdose. Following an investigation by the Lower Paxton Township Police, the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office and the Dauphin County Drug Task […]