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Wendy’s employee threatened; prostitution alleged: Lower Swatara Police Roundup

Posted 1/8/20

A Lower Swatara Township man has been charged with making terroristic threats after he allegedly threatened to shoot a Wendy’s employee.

Police responded at about 8 p.m. Dec. 29. …

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Wendy’s employee threatened; prostitution alleged: Lower Swatara Police Roundup

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A Lower Swatara Township man has been charged with making terroristic threats after he allegedly threatened to shoot a Wendy’s employee.

Police responded at about 8 p.m. Dec. 29.

According to the affidavit filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith, Justin Lee Shade, 20, an employee, used his phone at work and was taping his coworker the day prior.

Wendy’s management addressed it with Shade when he came to work Dec. 29. Shade approached his coworker near the lockers and threatened to fight him for reporting him, the affidavit said.

Shade reportedly later used the iPhone application FaceTime with a friend and pointed the phone at his coworker saying he got him in trouble. According to the affidavit, Shade threatened to shoot his coworker, made a finger gun, and touched it to the coworker’s head.

Shade was also charged with cyber-harassment of a child — threatening to inflict harm, disorderly conduct and harassment. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for Feb. 19.

Prostitution charges

A Harrisburg woman and Lower Paxton Township man face prostitution-related charges.

A Lower Swatara officer pulled over a vehicle at 1:22 a.m. Dec. 30 on South Eisenhower Boulevard that was coming out of the Hollywood Motel after it didn’t signal a turn, according to the affidavit filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith.

Kandyse Shank, 21, reportedly told police that she had sex with Everett Jones III, 43, for $100. Jones told police that he did not pay for sex, the affidavit said.

Shank was charged with being an inmate in the house of prostitution, and Jones was charged with patronizing prostitutes.

Her preliminary hearing is Feb. 24, and his is Feb. 3.

Taser used during incident

Police used Tasers on a Lower Swatara man when officers responded to a report of an incident in the 2000 block of Georgetown Road at 11:03 a.m. Dec. 21.

According to the affidavit filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith, a woman told police that Avery Lyle Carter Jr., 43, pushed her to the ground.

A juvenile called 911, and Carter took the juvenile’s phone away, the affidavit said. Officers arrived, and in the affidavit, officers said Carter wasn’t complying with officers’ instructions to back up and put his hands behind his back.

Carter reportedly yelled several times, including, “I am ready to die, are you ready to die? Are you ready for death?” the affidavit said.

Officers deployed Tasers several times, according to the affidavit.

He was charged with simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct. Carter’s bail was set at $10,000 unsecured, and court records indicate that it was posted.

His preliminary hearing is Jan. 23.

Overdose on Lake Drive

Lower Swatara police responded to a report of a drug overdose at a residence in the 100 block of Lake Drive at 7:27 p.m. Dec. 20.

Police said a 25-year-old township woman “inadvertently” took too many prescription medication. Officers said it was an unknown medication.

EMS arrived and administered medication to calm the woman down, police reported. She was transported to the hospital.

Man charged with DUI

A Newville man was charged with felony DUI following a traffic stop in the 1000 block of Eisenhower Boulevard at 11:23 p.m. Dec. 30.

According to the affidavit filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith, Jeremy James Lebo, 30, has three prior DUI arrests and his license was suspended DUI-related.

Lebo reportedly told police he had three beers. He refused a preliminary breath test and a blood draw, the affidavit said. Police took a sample of his blood; the results were not reported.

Lebo was also cited with driving while suspended. His bail was set at $10,000 unsecured, and court records indicate that it was posted.

His preliminary hearing is Jan. 13.

Money missing from purse

A Middletown Home resident reported $100 to $120 missing from a purse.

It was reported to Lower Swatara police at 9:03 a.m. Dec. 26. Police said the missing money is under investigation.

Woman charged with strangulation

A Lower Swatara woman faces charges following an incident at a residence in the 100 block of Hanover Street.

It was reported to police at 11:49 p.m. Dec. 26.

According to the affidavit filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith, Anna Nicole Perrelli, 32, slapped a man in the face, knocked his possessions out of his hands, choked him and scratched his face. She reportedly threw his possessions into the yard and dumped a liquid substance from a bottle on them.

She is charged wth strangulation, simple assault and harassment. Her bail was set at $5,000 unsecured, and court records indicate that it was posted.

Perrelli’s preliminary hearing is Jan. 13.

Shed doors pried open

Shed doors were pried open in the 400 block of Edinburgh Road, a township resident reported to police at 3:05 p.m. Dec. 27.

Nothing was missing. The incident is under investigation.

Man threatened assault

A Lower Swatara man has been cited with disorderly conduct after police responded to a residence on Georgetown Road at 3 p.m. Dec. 27.

Patrick Jonathan Ritchey-Morris, 33, threatened to sexually and physically assault a man and his daughter, according to the citation filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith.

Car hits median

A Middletown man has been cited with careless driving following a car crash in the 700 block of Spring Garden Drive.

Officers responded to a report that a vehicle was in a resident’s yard at 10:54 p.m. Dec. 29.

Police said a vehicle driven by Javonne Perry, 22, hit the median guardrail. There were no injuries, officers said.

Hit-and-run on West Main

A hit-and-run was reported in the 200 block of West Main Street at 12:06 p.m. Dec. 21.

Police said there was damage to the driver’s side rear door. The owner told police that the damage may have taken place between Dec. 15 and 19.