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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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Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 July 2014 20:06

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Middletown Police News - 7/16/2014

 

 

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.

 

 

Van’s window shattered

 

Police believe a BB-type projectile shattered the rear window of a 2008 Toyota Sienna van in the 200 block of Adelia St. at 2:09 p.m. on July 6.

No estimate of the damage was given.

 

Anyone with information is asked to call Middletown police at 717-558-6900.

 

Suspicious activity

 

Police were called to an apartment in the 200 block of N. Pine St. at 6:52 p.m. on July 6 to investigate a report of possible trespassers.

 

Two people were questioned, but it was discovered that they were moving into an apartment and had a legitimate reason for being in the area, police said.

 


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Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 21:03

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police News - 7/16/14

 

 

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.

 

 

 

Allegations against two teens

 

Juvenile allegations of fleeing police, flight to avoid apprehension, disregarding lanes of traffic, driving without a license, making false reports to police and unauthorized use of a vehicle have been filed against two 16-year-old Harrisburg residents, police report.

 

The case stemmed from an incident in which the youths were stopped when their 2006 Ford Taurus was driving erratically at 1:58 a.m. on July 2 on South Eisenhower Boulevard at Fulling Mill Road, police said.

 

Both teens fled the car when approached by police but were subsequently apprehended. The teenagers’ relatives were contacted and took custody of the youths.

 


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Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 21:03

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Man charged with exposing himself in Steelton

A Middletown man was arrested after he allegedly flashed women in Steelton on Sunday, July 6, police said.

Carl Williams, 44, was exposing his genitals and buttocks to women in the 400 block of N. Front St., according to Steelton police.

When police arrived, Williams attempted to hide, but was apprehended and taken into custody.

Williams was charged with indecent exposure, making false identification to law enforcement officials and disorderly conduct. The charges were filed with District Judge Kenneth Lenker’s office on Monday, July 7. Williams currently is held in Lancaster County Prison in lieu of bond.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 25 before Lenker.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 20:16

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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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