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Handguns, brass knuckles and a sword

 A preliminary hearing has been set for June 27 for a Swatara Twp. resident facing weapons and drug-related charges stemming from a recent incident in Middletown.

Michael D. Magaro II, 37, of Lenker Rd., Harrisburg, was taken into custody and arrested by Middletown Police after they found him to be in possession of numerous loaded handguns, a sword, pairs of brass knuckles, marijuana and drug paraphernalia, police report.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 June 2016 14:48

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New Middletown cop is Black Belt

COPPHOTO5 25 16Press And Journal Photo by Dan Miller -- Hyung Kim, right, Middletown’s newest police officer, speaks during a Middletown Borough Council meeting.

Middletown’s newest part-time police officer isn’t your everyday young guy or gal just out of the police academy.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 15:40

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Steelton woman gets 20-40 years in cabbie's death

A Steelton woman was sentenced to 20 to 40 years in state prison after pleading guilty to killing a cab driver in 2014.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 15:34

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News: 6/8/2016

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.

Charged after crash


Matthew R. Hulstine, 41, of the first block of Crestview Village, Middletown, was charged with driving with a suspended license and being involved in an accident involving an attended vehicle, police report.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 15:17

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Lower Swatara Twp Police News

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.

Charged with theft of generator
Shaun C. Zito, 29, of the 400 block of Hollywood Dr., Middletown, was charged with stealing a generator from a home in the 1000 block of Longview Dr. on May 20, police report. Police said Zito was seen taking the generator from the front porch of the home, placing it in a vehicle and taking it to a residence on Hollywood Drive. The generator was returned to its owner, police said. Zito was arraigned before District Judge Barbara Pianka in Dauphin County Night Court on May 23 and held in Dauphin County Prison in lieu of $2,500 cash bond. A preliminary hearing is set for June 8 before District Justice Michael Smith.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 15:12

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