WSR2015-03-00193 : March 7, 2015
On Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 2:06 AM West Shore Regional Police stopped a vehicle for travelling over the center double yellow lines in the area of 50 Market Street in the Borough of Lemoyne.
Officers identified the operator as Michael James CASSIDY of the 300 block of Chestnut Street in the City of Harrisburg. During the stop CASSIDY showed signs of intoxication and was subsequently arrested. At the time of arrest CASSIDY was also found to have drug paraphernalia in his possession.
CASSIDY was transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and a legal blood draw. Charges of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and/or a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Driving on Roadways Laned for Traffic, and Operating Vehicle without Official Certificate of Inspection to be filed at MDJ Beckley’s Office upon receipt of the blood results.
WSR2015-03-00191 : March 6, 2015
On Friday, March 6, 2015 around 10:45 PM West Shore Regional Police Officers were notified of a possible DUI vehicle heading into the Borough of Lemoyne from the New Cumberland area.
Officers located the vehicle and were able to make a traffic stop in the 100 block of Lowther Street. The operator of the vehicle was identified as Luis Gabriel SOTO, Jr. of the 200 block of Shell Street in Susquehanna Township, Dauphin County.
While speaking with officers SOTO did exhibit signs of intoxication and was ultimately arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving while Suspended.
He was transported to the Cumberland County Prison where he submitted to a legal test of the blood and was processed. Charges will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office upon receipt of the blood results.
WSR2015-02-00713 – FEBRUARY 23, 2015
On Monday, February 23, 2015 around 8:10 pm the West Shore Regional Police Department was dispatched to a residence in the 900 block of Bosler Avenue in the Borough of Lemoyne. They received reports that someone had discharged a firearm inside the residence. When they arrived they learned that 52-year-old Theresa Eilene TRAVITZ, who resides at the residence, had discharged a .38 caliber handgun striking the front door of the residence. Witnesses also told officers that she had been drinking heavily and was agitated.
When officers attempted to make contact with TRAVITZ she refused to un-chain the door. Officers had to force open the door and then were able to take TRAVITZ into custody without any further incident. She was taken to the Cumberland County Prison where she was processed on charges of Discharging A Firearm Into a Structure and Recklessly Endangering Another Person. She remained at the prison awaiting arraignment. The charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s office.
February 16, 2015 – WSR2015-02-00473
West Shore Regional Police Department is currently investigating multiple entered UNLOCKED vehicles in the borough of Lemoyne that occurred between February 13, 2015 and February 16, 2015. These entries occurred in the general area of N. Fifth Street and Market Street.
All residences are reminded to always lock your vehicles and never leave a vehicle running unattended. Anyone with information regarding the recent vehicle entries is asked to contact West Shore Regional Police at (717) 238-9676.