July 4, 2014
The West Shore Regional Police would like to wish everyone a happy 4th of July Weekend! Please take the time to celebrate your independence! Please remember to celebrate responsibly and safely!
June 30, 2014 – WSR20140600891
**Update – On Wednesday, July 2, 2014 SMITH turned himself in. **
The West Shore Regional Police Department is currently looking for Jason Dean SMITH last known to be residing in the 600 Block of Linden Avenue in York. The warrant is for Theft by Deception and Bad Check Charges that result from being associated with Quality Mechanical Services, LLC. Anyone with information about the where-abouts of Jason Dean SMITH is asked to contact the West Shore Regional Police Department at (717) 238-9676.
June 26, 2014 – WSR20140600869
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 the West Shore Regional Police Department received a report of a retail theft incident that took place at the Dollar General Store located at 840 Market Street in Lemoyne Borough. Thanks to media releases the two involved females were identified. 30-year-old Margie M. REEVES of the 700 block of N. 18th Street in Harrisburg (pictured left) and 26-year-old Katina L. THOMPSON of the 1100 Block of Mulberry Street in Harrisburg were identified.
Through an investigation officers learned that 21-year-old Alfonse T. SIMS of the 2300 Block of Derry Street in Harrisburg, who was a store employee at the Dollar General knew the suspects and assisted them in committing the theft. THOMPSON and SIMS were arrested and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing. Criminal Charges were filed at MDJ Beckley’s Office.
REEVES has refused to come in and speak with the police. A WARRANT has been issued for REEVES arrest. Anyone who knows the whereabouts of REEVES is requested to contact the West Shore Regional Police at (717) 238-9676.
WSR20140600919 – JUNE 25, 2014
On Wednesday, June 25, 2014 around 2:00 PM the West Shore Regional Police Department was dispatched to the area of 7th and Market Streets in Lemoyne. A female was reporting that someone had taken money from her and the suspect was now in that area.
When officers arrived on the scene they learned that the victim, from the 1300 block of Georgetown Circle, Carlisle, knew the suspect and had been with him for some time previous to calling the police. At some point during the time together the suspect took money from the victim. The suspect, who was identified as 21-year-old Evan Robert HOLJES, from the 700 block of State Street in Lemoyne, also grabbed money from the victim’s hand and ran off with it.
HOLJES was taken into custody and charges were completed against him for Robbery and Theft By Unlawful Taking. HOLJES was arraigned by MDJ Charles Clement who set bail at $50,000.00. HOLJES was then taken to the Cumberland County Prison where he was processed and committed. A Preliminary Hearing on the charges has been scheduled before MDJ Elizabeth Beckley on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 9:00 AM.
WSR20140600826 – Monday, June 23, 2014
On Monday, June 23, 2014 at approximately 1:21 AM an officer from the West Shore Regional Police discovered four people in the confines of Rupley Memorial Park in Wormleysburg Borough after the park was closed. The group had made a bonfire in an open area of the lower park.
The officer noticed an open bottle of liquor.
On further investigation the officer learned that Steven Ray JACKSON, 22 years of age, from the 800 block of Erford Road in East Pennsboro Township provided three juveniles with a malt beverage. JACKSON was taken into custody and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing. Charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s Office.
The officer also issued Non-Traffic citations for Purchase, Consumption, Possession or Transportation of Liquor or Malt or Brewed Beverages to the others that were under 21 years of age. Everyone under 21 was picked up by a supervising adult.