Fairview Township Man Arrested for Public Drunkenness and Underage Drinking


WSR20141000606 – October 19, 2014

On Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 2:46 AM West Shore Regional Police was dispatched to the 200 block of Herman Avenue in the Borough of Lemoyne for a male who had entered the caller’s residence and was lying on the floor.

Officers arrived and found Matthew Hunter MCCULLOUGH of the 500 block of Lewisberry Road in New Cumberland (Fairview Township, York County), heavily intoxicated and unaware of his location.  Through the investigation it was also found that MCCULLOUGH was under 21 years of age.

MCCULLOUGH was arrested for Public Drunkenness and Purchase, Consumption, Possession or Transportation of Liquor or Malt or Brewed Beverages.  He was transported to the Cumberland County Prison and charges are to be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office.

Lemoyne Woman Arrested for Retail Theft


WSR20141000572 – October 17, 2014

On Friday, October 17, 2014 at 7:51 PM West Shore Regional Police was dispatched to the Dollar General at 840 Market Street in the Borough of Lemoyne for an active retail theft.

Upon arrival into the area, officers spotted the vehicle that the suspect had fled in and initiated a traffic stop.  Further investigation found the passenger, Heather Lynn TAIT of the 300 block of Hummel Avenue in Lemoyne, to be the suspect.  TAIT was also found to be in possession of the stolen merchandise.

TAIT was transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing.  A Criminal Complaint was completed and will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office.

Reading Continues With Chief Hope!

Chief Reading

October 17, 2014 – Reading Assignment!

This week Chief Hope took the assignment and headed over to Washington Heights Elementary School!  Chief Hope read to Mrs. Good’s First Grade Class today.  Chester The Brave was the book of the day!

This continues our weekly reading and interacting with the students at Washington Heights Elementary School!!!!

Lemoyne Woman Arrested For Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness


WSR20141000407 – October 12,2014

On Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 9:07 pm, West Shore Regional Police were dispatched to an active disturbance call in the area of the 600 block of Hummel Avenue in the Borough of Lemoyne.  There were to be five to eight people yelling and fighting in front of a residence.  One of the actors threatened one of the neighbors after they threatened to call the police.  Several of the involved parties fled towards Apple Street and Bosler Avenue.

Officers arrived on scene and checked the area. A barefoot 6 year old boy in a t-shirt was observed on Apple Street just west of South Fifth Street.  The outside temperature at the time was approximately 55 degrees. The boy made contact with an officer.  His intoxicated mother, Jessica Lee GUENTHER of the 600 block of Hummel Avenue, was found laying in an alley heavily intoxicated.  GUENTHER was one of the subjects who had left during the previous incident on Hummel Avenue.  GUENTHER was taken back to her home by police as she was too intoxicated to walk her son home to get warm clothing when he complained of the cold.  GUENTHER became belligerent in front of her home and began yelling and screaming at officers causing neighbors to come outside.  She was told repeatedly to calm down but refused.  GUENTHER was taken into custody but continued yelling and screaming.

GUENTHER was transported to the Cumberland County Prison to be processed for charges of Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness.  GUENTHER continued her behavior at the Prison which included repeatedly striking holding cell windows.  GUENTHER also had an active warrant for her arrest out of Harrisburg City for Public Drunkenness.


Vehicle Break In

WSR2014-10-00450 – Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    The West Shore Regional Police Department is investigating a vehicle entry that occurred over night last night between 8 PM and 4 AM.  The incident took place in the 100 block of Woodside Road in the Borough of Lemoyne.

    A resident reports that his vehicle was left unsecured and unknown person(s) entered same and stole his Kahr 9mm semi-automatic handgun.

    All residents are reminded not to leave valuables in your vehicles and please make sure that vehicles are secured at all times.

    Anyone with information pertaining to this crime or any other crimes are asked to contact the West Shore Regional Police Department at 717.238.9676.

New Cumberland Man Arrested For Simple Assault


 WSR2014-10-00425 – October 13th, 2014

On Monday morning, October 13th, West Shore Regional Police Officers were dispatched to S 3rd Street and Bosler Avenue at 9:06 AM to meet a victim in reference to a male attempting to hit him with his vehicle.  The victim stated that the accused, Bradley Paul MILLER, of the 500 block of Bridge Street in New Cumberland, passed him on S. 3rd Street and yelled obscenities at him.  MILLER then turned onto Bosler Avenue and turned around.  MILLER then sped towards the victim and slammed on the brakes leaving skid marks on the street and crosswalk.  The victim stated that he had to jump out of the way or he would have been hit by the vehicle.   MILLER then laughed at the victim and drove away.

MILLER was located and taken before MDJ Beckley for one count Simple Assault and one count of Reckless Driving.  A preliminary hearing was set for Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 10:30 AM.