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Middletown Police News - 7/30/2014

 

Following is a compilation of reports from the Middletown Police Department. Please be aware all those charged/cited are presumed innocent unless proven otherwise in a court of law.

 

 

Charged following domestic disturbance


Charges have been filed against two individuals following an incident at 7:45 p.m. on July 3 at 7:45 p.m. at an apartment in the first block of Ann St., police report.
William D. Allen, 29, of the first block of Ann St., Middletown, was charged with disorderly conduct, hindering apprehension – harboring or concealing, and hindering apprehension – providing aid, police report.
Leah M. Tanberg, 29, of the first block of Oakshire Dr., Hummelstown, was charged with making a false report to police, disorderly conduct, providing false ID to police and obstruction of justice, police said.
The charges stem from a disturbance at Allen’s apartment, police said. Officers were informed of the incident by a pedestrian who had flagged down police who were on routine patrol.
Investigators discovered a warrant had been issued for Tanberg’s arrest. The warrant was filed out of Lancaster County for a DUI-related case. Police served the warrant and Tanberg was taken to Dauphin County Prison.


A preliminary hearing for both Allen and Tanberg is scheduled for Aug. 6 before District Judge David Judy.
Middletown police were assisted by Lower Swatara Twp. and Penn State Harrisburg police.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 July 2014 19:57

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News - 7/30/14

 

 

Following is a compilation of reports from the Lower Swatara Twp. Police Department. Please be aware all those charged/cited 

are presumed innocent unless proven otherwise in a court of law.

 

Credit cards stolen
Two VISA check cards, a VISA credit card, $40 in cash and a pair of prescription sunglasses were stolen from a 200 Buick LeSabre parked in the 100 block of Shirley Dr. on July 7 or 8, police said.
Loss was estimated at more than $1,700. More than $1,650 in transactions were recorded on the financial cards, investigators noted.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them at 717-939-0463.

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Middletown Police Report: 07/23/14

 


Charged following domestic disturbance
Charges have been filed against two individuals following an incident at 7:45 p.m. on July 3 at 7:45 p.m. at an apartment in the first block of Ann St., police report.
William D. Allen, 29, of the first block of Ann St., Middletown, was charged with disorderly conduct, hindering apprehension – harboring or concealing, and hindering apprehension –providing aid, police report.
Leah M. Tanberg, 29, of the first block of Oakshire Dr., Hummelstown, was charged with making a false report to police, disorderly conduct, providing false ID to police and obstruction of justice, police said
The charges stem from a disturbance at Allen’s apartment, police said. Officers were informed of the incident by a pedestrian who had flagged down police who were on routine patrol.
Investigators discovered a warrant had been issued for Tanberg’s arrest. The warrant was filed out of Lancaster County for a DUI-related case. Police served the warrant and Tanberg was taken to Dauphin County Prison.
A preliminary hearing for both Allen and Tanberg is scheduled fore Aug. 6 before District Judge David Judy.
Middletown police were assisted by Lower Swatara Twp. and Penn State Harrisburg police.

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News - 7/23/14

 

 

Following is a compilation of reports from the Lower Swatara Twp. Police Department. Please be aware all those charged/cited 

 

are presumed innocent unless 

 

proven otherwise in a court of law.

 

 

Crash investigated

An SUV and a car collided at West Harrisburg Pike and First Street at 8 a.m. on July 9, police said.

 

A 2001 Chevrolet Blazer driven by Lisa Hoppman, 51, of the 500 block of Parkway Road, Harrisburg, struck the rear of a 2006 Pontiac G6, police said. Police did not identify the driver of the car. 

 

No one was injured, police said. Both vehicles were driven from the scene.

 

The accident remains under investigation. 

DUI charge

Darrell L. Klawitter, 34, of the 400 block of Second St., Highspire, was charged with DUI, DUI-controlled substance (four counts), DUI-highest rate of alcohol and disregarding lanes of traffic, police report.

 

The charges were filed following Klawitter’s arrest at 2:28 a.m. on June 21 in the 1000 block of Rosedale Ave. Klawitter was stopped while driving a 1993 Ford Escort in an erratic manner, straddling lanes of traffic, police said. 

 

Klawitter had an odor of an alcohol type of beverage on his breath, the arresting officer said. Following sobriety tests, Klawitter was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center, where blood was drawn to determine possible presence of intoxicants. Results of the tests were not reported.

 

A preliminary hearing is set for Aug. 27 before District Judge Michael Smith.

 

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News - 6/25/14

 

 

Following is a compilation of reports from the Lower Swatara Twp.

Police Department. Please be aware all those charged/cited 

are presumed innocent unless proven otherwise in a court of law.

 

 

Held for court 

Charges of possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and three counts of corruption of minors against Robert Anderson Jr., 20, of Middletown, were held for action in Dauphin County Court. The charges stem from an incident on March 17.

Guilty plea 

Jared Hontz, 37, of Edwardsville, pleaded guilty to a citation for public drunkenness stemming from an incident on Jan. 2.

Jesse Cleland, 26, of Middletown, pleaded guilty to a citation for retail theft stemming from an incident on Jan. 24.

Amber Edwards, 22, of Harrisburg, pleaded guilty to a citation for public drunkenness stemming from an incident on March 22.

Paul Timler, 40, of Boiling Springs, pleaded guilty to a citation for harassment stemming from an incident on April 25.

Joseph Davis III, 18, of Harrisburg, pleaded guilty to a citation for underage drinking stemming from an incident on April 27.

Donald Gipe, 48, of Middletown, pleaded guilty to a citation for disorderly conduct stemming from an incident on April 20.

Brian Erdman, 21, of Middletown, pleaded guilty to a citation for disorderly conduct stemming from an incident on April 12.

Hunter Rowe, 23, of Middletown, pleaded guilty to a citation for disorderly conduct stemming from an incident on April 12.

Sarah Juzwin, 20, of Lake Hopatcong, N.J., pleaded guilty to a citation for underage drinking stemming from an incident on April 12.

Aries Rodriguez, 19, of  Middletown, pleaded guilty to a citation for criminal trespass stemming from an incident on April 3.

 

Found guilty

Donald Claytor, 27, of Grantville, was found guilty of disorderly conduct for an incident on April 5.

Bret Zerphey, 26, of Palmyra, was found guilty of public drunkenness for an incident on March 22.

 

In ARD

Kelsey Myers, 20, of Dillsburg, was accepted into an advanced rehabilitative disposition program stemming from a citation for underage drinking. The citation was filed following an incident on April 12.

 

Attempted break-in

A homeowner told police he believes an attempt was made to forcibly enter a storage shed at his home in the first block of Hanover St.

Police said they found pry marks on the shed’s door handle.

The resident believes the incident took place some time between June 11 and 13.

 

 

 

Theft from construction site

Machines valued at more than $4,000 were reported stolen from a construction site on Fulling Mill Road.

Police said thieves cut padlocks off three storage trailers at the site of the construction of a facility for FedEx in the 300 block of Fulling Mill Road. Investigators believe the theft took place sometime on June 13 or 14.

Police believe bolt cutters were used to remove the heavy duty locks.

Reported stolen were a Jumping Jack compactor valued at $3,500 and a Honda gas-powered water pump valued at $750.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call them at 717-939-0463.

 

DUI charge

Christopher J. Sweeney, 27, of the 1000 block of Colebrook Road, Middletown, was charged with DUI, DUI-highest rate of alcohol, driving with a blood-alcohol level of .02 or greater while license is suspended, disregarding lanes of traffic and failure to signal turns, police report.

The charges were filed following an incident at 2:18 a.m. on May 24 on Route 283 east at North Union Street. Sweeney, driving a 2000 Nissan Altima, was stopped for switching lanes without signaling and straddling lanes of traffic, police said.

Sweeney had an odor of an intoxicating beverage on his breath, police said. Following sobriety tests, he was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center, where attempts were made to draw blood to determine the possible presence of intoxicants. When sufficient blood could not be drawn, Sweeney was taken to Harrisburg Hospital, where blood was successfully drawn. Results of the tests were not reported.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 15 before District Judge Michael Smith.

Charles B. Baumgartner, 22, of the first block of Hoke Lane, Middletown, was charged with DUI, DUI-highest rate of alcohol, failing duties at a stop sign and failure to keep right, police report.

The charges were filed following Baumgartner’s the arrest at 12:25 a.m. on June 7 on Route 283 at South Eisenhower Boulevard.

Police said Baumgartner was driving a 2005 Toyota Camry that was stopped after failing to stop at the exit from Route 283 west on South Eisenhower. The arresting officer also said the accused was driving in an erratic manner.

Baumgartner refused sobriety tests and was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center, where blood was drawn to determine the presence of intoxicants. Results of the tests were not reported. 

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 30 before District Judge Michael Smith.

 

Marijuana charge

Andy J. Oxenrider, 43, of the first block of George Dr., Middletown, was charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and giving false ID to law enforcement, police report.

The charges stem from an incident at 6:23 p.m. on June 15 in the first block of Manny Dr. Police answered a report of a disturbance involving people fighting with a baseball bat. At the scene, police questioned several people and ultimately found the accused hiding in a closet of a home in the neighborhood. Police allege Oxenrider gave his name as Jeff J. Morgan, but when he was searched police found identification noting Oxenrider’s actual name.

Police also said Oxenrider had a plastic bag that contained a substance that was tested and shown to be marijuana. 

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 16 before District Judge Michael Smith.



 

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