Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Arrest

Ressler - Drugs

December 12, 2014 – WSR2014-12-00375

On Friday, December 12, 2014 around 9PM a West Shore Regional Police Officer stopped a vehicle in Wormleysburg Borough.  A passenger in the vehicle was identified as 21-year-old Clifford Malcom RESSLER, III of the 1st Block of Bellview Road, Marysville.  RESSLER, III was found to have warrants out of Dauphin County and taken into custody.  RESSLER, III was also found in possession of a small amount of suspected marijuana.

RESSLER, III was arrested and transported to Cumberland County Prison for processing.  Charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s Office.

Wormleysburg resident cited after a three vehicle crash

201412244wsr2014-12-oo244 – December 11, 2014

On Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 6:25 PM officers from the West Shore Regional Police were dispatched to the intersection of Hummel Avenue and S 5th Street in Lemoyne for a three vehicle crash.

A female from the 500 block of Grant Drive in Wormleysburg Borough was operating a 2010 Ford Escape when she was making a left turn onto S. 5th Street from Hummel Avenue.  She struck a 2003 VW Jetta that was being operated by a female from the 100 block of S. 2nd Street in Wormleysburg Borough.  The vehicle in turn struck a parked 1991 Ford Tempo and owned by a resident of the 400 block of Hummel Avenue in Lemoyne Borough.

One female was treated at the scene for minor injuries by Holy Spirit EMS.

One vehicle was towed from the scene by GA Smith Towing of Lemoyne.



WSR2014-12-00224 – December 10, 2014

On Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at approximately 8:11 p.m. the West Shore Regional Police Department was dispatched to the 700 block of Pear Street in the Borough of Lemoyne for the report of a suspicious male loitering in the area. An officer arrived in the area and observed a single set of foot prints in the snow leading north of the foot bridge. While in the area, the officer overheard a male yelling about a vehicle on the other side of the bridge.

Enroute to the other side of the bridge the officer was then dispatched for an active criminal mischief to a motor vehicle. The owner of the vehicle caught the suspect attempting to break into the vehicle by smashing out the rear windshield. The owner of the vehicle immediately called 911 and advised officers of the direction of travel for the suspect.

The suspect was located in the Akitas restaurant at 834 Market Street. The suspect was identified as John Michael YINGER of the 900 block of Hummel Avenue in the Borough of Lemoyne. YINGER was taken into custody and began kicking and kneeing at officers. YINGER had to be taken out of the restaurant by four (4) officers.

YINGER was transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment. Charges will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office for Resisting Arrest, Criminal Mischief and Disorderly Conduct.

Thank you Camp Hill Police Department and Lower Allen Township Police Department for your assistance.

Wormleysburg Borough Tree Lighting – CANCELLED

Xmas Tree

December 5, 2014 – Wormleysburg Tree Lighting

The scheduled tree lighting for Wormleysburg Borough on Saturday, December 6, 2014 has been cancelled due to inclement weather.  There is no planned rain date.

Wormleysburg Man Arrested for DUI

DUI MENTZERWSR2014-12-00139 – December 5, 2014

On Friday, December 5, 2014 around 12:39 AM, a West Shore Regional Police Officer stopped a black Toyota in the 400 block of South Front Street in the Borough of Wormleysburg.  The vehicle had been timed traveling 42 miles per hour in a 25 mile per hour zone.  The driver of the vehicle was identified as 32-year-old Matthew David MENTZER from the 500 block of North Front Street in the Borough of Wormleysburg.

While speaking with MENTZER he exhibited signs of being intoxicated.  He was placed under arrest and transported to the Cumberland County Prison.  There he submitted to a blood test.  He was then processed and charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or Controlled Substance.  The charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s office once the blood test results are received.

Harrisburg Couple Cited For Disorderly Conduct

WSR2014-12-00015–December 1, 2014

On Monday, December 1, 2014 West Shore Regional Police Officers were called to the 100 block of Market Street in the Borough of Lemoyne at 1225 hours for a male and female arguing as they were walking eastbound.

Officers found the couple at 50 Market Street.  They continued to argue while speaking with officers.  The couple was identified as Calvin Michael BROWN and Kiana Christine SOTO of the 2600 block of Walnut Street in Penbrook, Dauphin County.  Both BROWN and SOTO were cited for Disorderly Conduct and released.  The citations were filed with MDJ Beckley’s office.