Harrisburg Woman Arrested for Theft, Access Device Fraud and Forgery

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February 6, 2015 – WSR2015-02-00211

On Friday, February 6, 2015 the West Shore Regional Police Department took a report of a theft incident that occurred at the Burger King Restaurant located at 407 South Third Street in the Borough of Lemoyne.  Officers learned that the victim was at the Burger King and left her credit card behind when she was at the drive thru window.  Later the victim realized she did not have her credit card and contacted her bank.  She learned that four (4) charges were made with the card after her purchase at Burger King.

An investigation found that an employee of the Burger King Restaurant, 31-year-old Patricia Yvette GREEN of the 1200 Block of N. 13th Street in Harrisburg City, took the credit card and used it fraudulently.  An arrest warrant was obtained and GREEN was taken into custody on February 7th.

GREEN is being charged with Theft of Mislaid Property, Access Device Fraud and Forgery.  GREEN was taken to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment.  A Preliminary Hearing will be heard at MDJ Beckley’s Office on a later date.

WSRPD Needs Help Identifying Suspect.

 

WSR2015-01-00238 – JANUARY 8, 2015

The West Shore Regional Police Department is still investigating a Retail Theft reported at the Fine Wine & Good Spirits store, at the West Shore Plaza, Lemoyne and needs your HELP!  The male pictured here is suspected of being involved in the theft.   The actual theft occurred on January 8, 2015.

If anyone has any information on this male they are asked to contact the West Shore Regional Police Department at 717.238.9676.

Halifax Woman Charged With DUI And Drug Related Charges

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WSR2015-02-00140 – FEBRUARY 4, 2015

On Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at 1915 hours, a West Shore Regional Police Officer stopped a gray Ford Fusion for speeding in the 1000 block of North Front Street, Wormleysburg.  The officer spoke with the female driver and identified her as 25-year-old Holly Beth-Brianne BARANIAK, from the 3300 block of Peters Mountain Road, Halifax.

While speaking with BARANIAK, the officer could detect an odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.  BARANIAK admitted to the officer that she did have some marijuana in the vehicle.  She also admitted to being in possession of Oxycodone which are not prescribed for her.  Upon further investigation, the officer also found drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle.

BARANIAK was taken into custody and transported to the Carlisle Regional Medical Center where she submitted to a blood test.  BARANIAK was then taken to the Cumberland County Prison where she was processed and charged with Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance, Possession With the Intent to Deliver, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Paraphernalia.  BARANIAK was held at the prison to await arraignment.  The charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s office.

Harrisburg City Man Arrested For Theft

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February 2, 2015 – WSR2015-02-00040

On Monday, February 2, 2015 the West Shore Regional Police Department took a report of a theft incident that occurred at the McDonald’s Restaurant located at 1 Lemoyne Drive in the Borough of Lemoyne.  Officers learned that the victim was at the McDonald’s left his bag in the bathroom.  A short time later the victim realized this and returned to the restaurant.  The victim found that his bag had been gone through and that all of his money had been stolen.

An investigation found that an employee of the McDonald’s Restaurant, 19-year-old Hector Anthony LOPEZ of the 400 Block of S. 17th Street in Harrisburg City took the money.  LOPEZ was interviewed, admitted to the theft and all the money was recovered.

LOPEZ was arrested for Theft by Unlawful Taking and Theft of Mislaid Property.  LOPEZ was taken to the Cumberland County Prison for processing.  Criminal charges will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s Office.

Lemoyne Woman Arrested For Domestic Assault

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WSR2015-02-00033 – Monday, February 2, 2015

On Monday, February 2, 2015 at approximately 3:05 am, West Shore Regional Police received a call that a male assault victim had called 911 in Dauphin County for injuries received in an assault that occurred on the 200 block of Hummel Avenue in the Borough of Lemoyne.  The victim had fled to Dauphin County after the assault.

A West Shore Regional Police Officer met the victim at Harrisburg Hospital.  The victim reported that the injuries he suffered had occurred during a domestic assault by his girlfriend, identified as Michelle Autrice LESTER of the 200 block of Hummel Avenue in the Borough of Lemoyne.  LESTER was then interviewed.  After an investigation, LESTER was taken into custody and charged with Simple Assault – Domestic Violence.

LESTER was transported to Cumberland County Prison and is currently awaiting arraignment before the Magisterial District Judge.

Charges for LESTER were filed with MDJ Beckley’s Office.

Wormleysburg Man Arrested For DUI

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WSR2015-01-01108 – JANUARY 31, 2015

On Saturday, January 31, 2015, around 11:20pm, a West Shore Regional Police officer stopped a vehicle for speeding in the 100 block of Market Street, Lemoyne.  The driver of that vehicle was identified as 60-year-old, Ralph Steven GARRETSON, from the 1st block of South Second Street, Wormleysburg.

While speaking with GARRETSON, he exhibited signs of being intoxicated and was placed under arrest.  GARRETSON was taken to the Cumberland County Prison where he submitted to a blood test.  He was then processed on charges of Driving Under the Influence and Driving Under Suspension – DUI Related.  Those charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s office once the test results are received.