Tree Strikes Vehicle and Blocks Roadway.


June 27, 2015 – WSR2015-06-00982

On Saturday, June 27, 2015 at approximately 5:00 pm, officers were dispatched to check the area of the Harvey Taylor Bridge Bypass, State Route 1014, eastbound in the area of North Second Street in the Borough of Wormleysburg for reports of a tree down across the roadway.  Officers arrived on scene to find a tree down that struck a vehicle on the roadway.  Occupants of the vehicle suffered no injuries.  West Shore Bureau of Fire and PennDOT arrived on scene to remove the tree from the roadway.  The road was closed for approximately 1.5 hours.

Harrisburg City Woman Arrested For False Identification.

Gochenaur - False ID

June 26, 2015 – WSR2015-06-00945

On Friday, June 26, 2015 West Shore Regional Police was dispatched to the West Shore Plaza in Lemoyne for people actively soliciting for money.  Officers arrived to make contact with 42-year-old Dawn Marie GOCHENAUR of the 300 Block of N. 3rd Street in Harrisburg City.

GOCHENAUR continually provided false information to law enforcement about who she was.  After officers determined her true identity, GOCHENAUR was arrested.  GOCHENAUR was transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing.

Charges will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s Office.



June 16, 2015 – WSR2015-06-00586

On Tuesday, June 16, 2015 West Shore Regional Police was dispatched to an address in the 200 block of Clark Street in the Borough of Lemoyne for the report of a domestic.  It was advised that the caller and his daughter were having a verbal argument and that the daughter, Bree Marie MIOUO, had broken the door to her bedroom.

Officers arrived and spoke with both parties. Drug paraphernalia was in plain view in MIOUO’S bedroom. Officers seized over 30 hypodermic needles and a shoebox full of empty Heroin bags.

MIOUO was arrested and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing.

Charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office.


Phone Scam

June 25, 2015 – PP&L Scam

The West Shore Regional Police Department has taken numerous calls over the last two (2) days about a phone scam involving PP&L.  Callers reported receiving phone calls from PP&L, who reported that their electric would be shut off today unless they made a cash payment at a certain location.  These locations each time are not PP&L Facilities.

West Shore Regional Police would like to remind citizens that these usually are phone scams.  We recommend that you obtain a copy of your last bill and call the phone number on the bill and speak with this representative.


Williams_Page_1June 24, 2015 – 2014-07-00887

The West Shore Regional Police Department has an active arrest warrant for Joseph Allen WILLIAMS (DOB – 10/27/1986).  The warrant is for a robbery that occurred at the intersection of S. Third Street and Hummel Avenue in July of 2014.  WILLIAMS displayed a knife in this incident and should be considered ARMED and DANGEROUS.

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of WILLIAMS is asked to contact the West Shore Regional Police Department at (717) 238-9676.



June 20, 2015 – WSR2015-06-00745

On Saturday, June 20, 2015 around 10:30 PM the West Shore Regional Police Department was dispatched to the McDonald’s Restaurant located on Lemoyne Drive in the Borough of Lemoyne for the report of a vehicle in the drive through.  It was advised that the operator of the vehicle had passed out while waiting in line.  A West Shore Regional Police Officer arrived and made contact with the operator, whom was identified as Brandon Charles LEGGETT of the 1400 block of Gilpin Avenue in Wilmington, Delaware.

LEGGETT showed signed of impairment and advised that he had consumed several craft beers while he attended the Brewfest in Harrisburg City.  LEGGETT was placed under arrest for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or Controlled Substance and transported to the Carlisle Regional Medical Center for a legal blood draw.  LEGGETT refused to submit to the chemical test and was then transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment due to being an out of state driver.

Charges will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office in Camp Hill.