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Man charged with taking SUV of board president

A Marysville man stole an SUV from the home of the president of the Middletown Area School Board and bank cards from other neighborhood vehicles in the Oak Hill section of Middletown, then went on a spending spree with a Carlisle woman, police said.

A witness told police she saw a man and a woman, later identified as Thomas Grosko, 26, and Heidi Lawton, 32, pull up in a Jeep Cherokee and park next to a gold Mercedes SUV owned by board President Barbara Layne on Tuesday, May 13, Middletown police said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 20:12

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News - 7/9/14

 

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.

 

 

$11,000 in fraud attempted

A township resident reported attempts were made to defraud his bank account for more than $11,000, police said.

According to police, transactions were made from Italy to the resident’s account with PNC Bank. Officials from PNC contacted the resident informing him that his account had been targeted for suspicious activity and subsequently closed.

Police were notified on June 26. No other details were provided.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 19:45

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Man charged after incident at pool

A Palmyra man led police on a foot chase after he was approached for exposing his girlfriend’s breast in front of bathers, including children, at the Middletown Community Pool on Saturday, June 28, according to Middletown police.

An employee at the pool told police that Joseph Walker, 28, was “highly drunk and causing a problem,” and he was observed stumbling and walking unsteadily, police said . . .

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 19:23

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Developer charged after argument over parking

A local developer and owner of the proposed Westporte Centre and his son were charged by Middletown police after an argument with a delivery driver over parking on the West Main Street property.. . .

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 19:24

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News From District Judge David H. Judy - 7/2/14

 

 

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

 

Shawn Beaver, 24, of Middletown, was charged by Royalton police with use/possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana and public drunkenness and similar misconduct, stemming from an incident on May 31. The charges were filed with District Judge David Judy’s office on June 2. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 2 before Judy.

 

William Hallager, 67, of Middletown, was charged by Middletown police with public drunkenness and similar misconduct, stemming from an incident on May 31. The charge was filed with District Judge David Judy’s office on June 5.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 July 2014 20:18

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