Dauphin Man Arrested For Identity Theft & Forgery

Malehorn - Identity TheftOctober 1, 2014 – WSR20140900825

On Wednesday, October 1, 2014 criminal charges were filed against 51-year-old John B. MALEHORN of the 1100 Block of Peters Mountain Road, Dauphin for forgery, identity theft, theft by deception, and bad checks.  Through an investigation, officers learned that MALEHORN presented bad checks in his name and another person’s name for multiple purchases at Ritter’s Ace Hardware in Lemoyne Borough.

Criminal Charges were filed at MDJ Beckley’s Office and a Preliminary Hearing will be scheduled.

Duncannon Man and East Pennsboro Man Charged After Police Pursuit


FRITZ                                                                    HOGAN

WSR20140900894 – September 28, 2014

On Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 10:45 PM, a West Shore Regional Police Officer attempted to stop a grey 2011 Chevrolet Impala for erratic driving and traffic violations.  The Chevrolet fled reaching excessively high speeds in residential neighborhoods in Lemoyne and New Cumberland Boroughs in attempt to elude the officer.  The Chevrolet ran stop signs, ran red lights and drove in a reckless manner.  The vehicle was eventually cornered in the parking lot of  Freysinger Collision Center at 100 15th Street in New Cumberland Borough.  The operator, Michael Paul FRITZ of the first block of River Road in Duncannon, and the passenger, Dustin Raymond HOGAN of the first block of Autumn Lane in East Pennsboro Township, both abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot.  FRITZ was subdued by the pursuing officer and taken into custody.

FRITZ exhibited signs of intoxication and he admitted to being under the influence of marijuana and alcohol.  FRITZ was also found to have a suspended driver’s license.

HOGAN was found to have several arrest warrants out of various jurisdictions.  HOGAN fled on foot and was not located after a search of the area by officers and a K9.

FRITZ was transported to Carlisle Regional Medical Center where he submitted to a blood test.  The test results are still pending.  He was then transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing.  FRITZ is currently awaiting arraignment on charges including Fleeing And Attempting To Elude A Police Officer, Resisting Arrest, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Driving Under The Influence of Alcohol,  Driving Under The Influence Of A Controlled Substance,  Driving Under The Influence Of A Combination Of Drugs And Alcohol, Reckless Driving, Driving Vehicle At Safe Speed, Speeding, and multiple red light and stop sign violations.

HOGAN turned himself in on charges of Flight To Avoid Apprehension Or Prosecution later on Monday morning.  He was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge BECKLEY and then turned over to Dauphin County authorities to take care of the outstanding warrants in their county.

The West Shore Regional Police Department was assisted in this incident by officers from the East Pennsboro Township Police Department and the New Cumberland Borough Police Department.


Computer and Money Taken from Vehicle on East Crestwood Drive (Wormleysburg Borough)

20140900893 – September 28, 2014

On Sunday, September 28,  2014 at 4:44 PM officers from West Shore Regional Police received a report that sometime between Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 1 AM and Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10 AM unknown person(s) entered an unlocked 1995 Volvo 850, maroon in color, that was parked in the 300 block of East Crestwood Drive, Camp Hill (Wormleysburg Borough).  The suspect (s) removed a laptop and cash.

Anyone with information please call West Shore Regional Police at (717) 737-8734.

Harrisburg Man Arrested For Drug DUI With Infant Unsecured In His Vehicle

INGRAMWSR20140900867 – September 27, 2014

On Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 10:28 PM a West Shore Regional Police Officer stopped a red 1997 Chevrolet Lumina sedan for a traffic violation.  The operator, William Thomas INGRAM, III, of 401 S. 19th Street in Harrisburg City, was found to have a suspended driver’s license and an outstanding warrant out of Dauphin County.

INGRAM, III and his adult female passenger both exhibited signs of being under the influence of Marijuana.  Also, a 14 month old infant that is a relative of INGRAM, III was found laying across the back seat of the vehicle.  The child was sleeping and was not secured in a child safety seat.  The child was wrapped in a seatbelt in an apparent attempt to secure the child as he slept.  The child was wrapped in the seatbelt in such a manner that if the vehicle was involved in a collision the child would most likely suffer serious injury or worse.

INGRAM, III was taken into custody and transported to the Cumberland County Prison.  INGRAM, III submitted to a blood test and drug results are pending.

INGRAM, III is currently in Cumberland County Prison awaiting arraignment on charges of Endangering The Welfare Of A Child, Recklessly Endangering Another Person,  Driving Under The Influence Of A Controlled Substance, Driving While Operating Privilege Is Suspended Or Revoked, Unlawful Activities, Restraint Systems – Unsecured Child Under Age 4, and Restraint Systems – Front Seat Passenger.

Burglary Reported At B&B Hotspot in Lemoyne.






WSR201409851- September 27, 2014

On Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 9:15 AM Officers from West Shore Regional Police were dispatched to the B & B Hot Spot located at 314 S. 10th Street in Lemoyne Borough for a burglary that was discovered.  On arrival, officers discovered the burglary occurred between September 26th around 10:45 PM and this date around 9:15 AM.

There was forced entry into the building and an undetermined amount of money taken from inside.

Anyone with information is asked to please contact the West Shore Regional Police Department at (717) 238-9676.

Three Cited for Park Violations

WSR20140900847 – September 27, 2014

On Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 12:20 AM West Shore Regional Police came upon a vehicle parked in the parking lot of Memorial Park in Lemoyne Borough after hours.

Officers approached the vehicle and identified the occupants as Tenna Marie JOHNSON, of the 5200 block of Winding Way, Harrisburg, Sean Dante EDMONDS, of the 4400 block of Londonderry Road, and Brandon Joseph VALENTINO, of the 1400 block of Berryhill Street, Harrisburg. JOHNSON and VALENTINO were arrested for active warrants out of Dauphin County.

The three were cited for being in the park after hours, and JOHNSON was also cited for driving under suspension.  Charges will be filed at MDJ Beckley’s Office on Monday, September 29, 2014.