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Middletown Police News - 9/10/14

 

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.

 

Disorderly 

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Mary A. Falcone, 35, of the 100 block of S. Union St., Middletown, was cited for disorderly conduct following an incident at 6:06 p.m. on Aug. 25 in the first block of N. Union St., police report.

 

Police were called to investigate a report of an individual urinating in an alley. Police spoke with Falcone and subsequently cited her.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014 20:54

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Middletown man found guilty of molestation

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As a Dauphin County jury found a Middletown man guilty of abusing a girl for 14 years, chaos ensued in the courtroom on Wednesday, Aug. 20.

The family of Harry Szekeres, 59, who was convicted of more than 30 charges of child sexual molestation, began yelling at the victim across the courtroom, telling her, “You’ll rot in hell, you [expletive],” according to a news release from the Dauphin County District Attorney’s office.

It was one of many emotional moments during the three-day trial before Judge Todd A. Hoover . . .

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014 21:26

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Middletown Police News - 9/3/14

 

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.

 

Notice of sex offender registry

Police report they received the following notices from the Pennsylvania State Police in reference to Megan’s Law notifications: Craig M. Jordan, 56, who was convicted of incest, has listed a primary residence in the first block of Mill St.; Derick C. Pennington, 30, who was convicted of aggravated indecent assault, has listed a primary residence in the 200 block of Scott Ave.; and Jeremy M. Hetrick, 42, who was convicted of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, has listed a primary residence in the 400 block of S. Lawrence St.

 

Hit and run crash

A Middletown resident’s vehicle was struck while it was parked at a business in the 400 block of E. Main St. on Aug. 24, police report.

One door on the vehicle was caved in, police said. No damage estimate was reported.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call them at 717-558-6900. Information may also be given anonymously at www.pressandjournal.com.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014 21:04

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Lower Swatara Twp. Police - 8/27/14

 

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

Melissa H. Billy, 34, of the first block of Davis Dr., Middletown, was charged with DUI, DUI-controlled substance (four counts), DUI-highest rate of alcohol, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana and disregarding lanes of traffic, police report.

 

The charges were filed following Billy’s arrest at 1:05 a.m. on July 27 at Fulling Mill Road and Airport Drive after her 2003 Saturn L200 was traveling erratically, police said.

 

Marijuana was found in her vehicle, police said. Alcohol was found in a breath sample taken from Billy that was analyzed with a portable breathalyzer, police said.

 

Following sobriety tests, Billy was taken to the Dauphin County Judicial Center, where blood was drawn to determine the possible presence of intoxicants, police said. Results of the tests were not reported.

 

A preliminary hearing is set for Sept.15 before District Judge Michael Smith.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 19:21

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Middletown Police News - 8/27/14

 

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.

 

Assault charges

Jared M. Walter, 29, of the 300 block of Hoffer St., Middletown, was charged with aggravated assault and simple assault after a Harrisburg man was beaten around 2 a.m. on Aug. 9, police report.

 

The 35-year-old victim told police he had fallen asleep in his ex-girlfriend’s residence but was awakened after being struck in the face. Police said the victim claimed he had passed out after being struck, and regained consciousness to discover he was laying on a sidewalk on Hoffer Street.

 

Police said they were notified about the victim by Penn State Hershey Medical Center while he was undergoing treatment for multiple fractures to the left side of his face at the hospital. Officers interviewed the victim at the hospital.

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 19:15

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