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Royalton man charged with assault

A Royalton man was charged with aggravated assault for allegedly choking a woman and ripping her earring out of her right ear on Wednesday, Nov. 19, according to court documents.

 

Tyshawn Pierre Michie, 29, of the 400 block of Penn St., is also charged with simple assault and harassment, according to a criminal complaint filed by state police in District Judge David Judy’s office.

 

Michie also punched the woman several times in the back during the alleged incident, which occurred shortly after 10 p.m. at the couple’s residence, the complaint said.

 

Michie was held in Dauphin County Prison in lieu of $10,000 bond.

A preliminary hearing is set for Jan. 14 before Judy.

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 21:07

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Another gun taken from unlocked vehicle

An unloaded gun was stolen from an unlocked pickup truck parked in the 1000 block of Old Reliance Road on Monday, Nov. 17 or Tuesday, Nov. 18, according to Lower Swatara Twp. police.

It is the fourth theft of a firearm from an unlocked vehicle in the Old Reliance and Shope Gardens neighborhoods in the past few weeks.

In the latest theft, a Bond Firearms 45/410 caliber two-shot gun was taken from the truck's middle console, police said. Police registered the stolen gun with a national registry of stolen weapons.

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

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 21:10

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Man with machete robs truck driver in Lower Swatara

A man armed with a machete robbed a truck driver of his wallet and iPhone at 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19 in the 600 block of Hunter Lane, according to Lower Swatara Twp. police.

The 37-year-old driver suffered injuries to his left eye and superficial cuts on his left hand in the incident, and was treated at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, police said.

The robber, wearing a ski mask and brandishing the machete, knocked on a window of the tractor-trailer rig in which the driver was sitting and demanded money, police said. The rig was parked at a business on Hunter Lane waiting to unload a shipment to Nissin Foods, police said.

The robber and victim struggled, falling off the rig, police said. The driver disarmed the robber, who fled in a nearby light gray van that was driven by an accomplice, police said. 

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

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 21:04

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News - 11/26/14

 

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.

 

DUI charge

 

Deana M. Camplese, 38, of the 3000 block of Hillcrest Road, Harrisburg, was charged with DUI, DUI-highest rate of alcohol and driving a vehicle with no rear lights, police report.

 

The charges stemmed from an incident at 12:25 a.m. on Nov.1 in the 800 block of S. Eisenhower Blvd.

 

Camplese was driving a BMW 530i that was stopped because it had an inoperative light over a license plate, police said. Police said they smelled an odor of an alcoholic-type of beverage from the car.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 20:53

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News 10/22/14

 

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.

 

DUI charge

Kendra M. Shay, 19, of the 1000 block of Summerwood Dr., Harrisburg, was charged with DUI, DUI-controlled substance, disorderly conduct, underage drinking, restrictions on alcoholic beverages and minor with alcohol operating a vehicle, police report.

The charges were filed after a 2005 Kia Spectra that Shay was driving was stopped in the 800 block of S. Eisenhower Boulevard at 3:04 a.m. on Sept. 12 for a faulty headlight, police said.

Police said they smelled an odor of an intoxicating beverage and burnt marijuana in the vehicle. There was an open bottle of alcohol in the vehicle and a substance found in the car that was tested and shown to be marijuana, police said.

Shay was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center, where blood was drawn to determine the possible presence of intoxicants. Results of the tests were not reported.

A preliminary hearing is set for Nov. 19 before District Judge Michael Smith.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 20:07

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