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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News: 3/26/14

The 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.

 

DUI charge

Clint M. Miller, 58, of the 200 block of Wren Way, Lancaster, was charged with DUI, DUI-high rate of alcohol, driving with a blood-alcohol content .02 or greater while license is suspended, driving without a license and disregarding lanes of traffic, police report.

 

The charges were filed following Miller’s arrest at 1:51 a.m. on Feb. 19 in the area of Route 283 eastbound and the Airport Connector. Police said Miller was stopped while he was driving a 2003 Buick Century that allegedly made an illegal U-turn onto PA 283 east and traveled in an erratic manner.

 

After sobriety tests, Miller was taken to Harrisburg Hospital where blood was drawn to determine his blood/alcohol level, police said. Results of the tests were not reported.

 

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 21 before District Judge Michael Smith.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 March 2014 20:04

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Lower Swatara Police News: 03/19/2014

The 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.

 


DUI charge
Kim M. Smith, 54, of the first block of Ann St., Middletown, was charged with DUI, DUI-controlled substance, DUI-combination alcohol and drugs and careless driving following her arrest at 2:36 p.m. on Jan. 27, police report.

Police said Smith was driving a 2005 Chevrolet sedan that was stopped in the area of Route 283 and South Eisenhower Boulevard. A breath sample from Smith was analyzed with a portable breathalyzer and showed the presence of intoxicants, police said.

Smith was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center, then to Harrisburg Hospital after she complained of chest pains, police said.

Blood was taken from Smith and tests were performed to determine her blood-alcohol level, police said. Results of the test were not reported by police.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 21 before District Judge Michael Smith.

Craig M. Rowe, 37, of the first block of Opacic Lane, Duncannon, was charged with DUI, DUI-highest rate of alcohol, careless driving, driving over a divider and public drunkenness, police report.

Police said Rowe was found passed out in a 2004 Pontiac GrandAm that was in a parking lot of a fast-food restaurant in the 800 block of  S. Eisenhower Blvd. at 11:15 p.m. on Feb. 20.

Witnesses told police Rowe was seen driving in an erratic manner, police said.


Police gave Rowe sobriety tests and transported him to the Dauphin Coounty Judicial Center, where blood was drawn to determine his blood-alcohol level. Results of the blood tests were not reported.


A preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 21 before District Judge Michael Smith.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014 22:34

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News from District Judge David H. Judy: 03/19/2014

Following is a compilation of action in cases filed before District Magistrate David H. Judy. Please be aware all th ose charged/cited are presumed innocent unless proven otherwise in a court of law.

Ruben Estrada Jr., 32, of Dover, was charged by Middletown police with DUI, DUI-highest rate, causing accidental damage to unattended vehicle and unauthorized use of motor/other vehicles stemming from an incident on Feb. 2. The charges were filed with Judy’s office on Feb. 4.

Ryan Long, 21, of Middletown, was charged by Royalton police with use/possession of drug paraphernalia, intentional possession of a controlled substance by a person not registered, speeding and driving while privileges are suspended/revoked stemming from an incident on Jan. 20. The charges were filed with Judy’s office on Feb. 4. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for March 19 before Judy.

Santos Rosario, 42, of Philadelphia, was charged with a felony count of contraband/controlled substance, retail theft, intentional possession of a controlled substance by person not registered and use/possession of drug paraphernalia in Middletown on Feb. 18. The charges were filed with Judy’s office on Feb. 18.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 March 2014 22:14

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Lower Swatara Towhship-Police News-01/23

Fence struck
A section of fence at the Penn Ridge horse farm was struck by a vehicle and damaged, police said.
Police believe the incident in the area of Longview Drive and Cockley Road took place shortly after 6 a.m. on Jan. 13.
Investigators said a second electric fence remains intact. The owner is assessing damage. Police believe dense fog conditions at the time may have been a factor in the incident. . .

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 January 2013 19:51

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Lower Swatara Towhship-Police News-12/12

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.

 

Fight at tavern
A police officer reported he had to use a Tazer to stop a fight involving 20 to 30 people at a tavern in the 1000 block of S. Eisenhower Blvd. at 1:56 a.m. on Dec. 1.


Police issued citations to Melissa J. Belcher, 44, of the 1000 block of Second St., Steelton; Teresa D. Martin, 41, of 300 block of N. Second St., Steelton; Tiffany Livingston, 36, of the 1000 block of Second St., Steelton; and Jennifer L. Stairing, 23, of the 60 block of Manny Dr., Middletown, were each issued citations for disorderly conduct, public drunkenness and harassment, police report.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 December 2012 22:50

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