On Monday, September 1, 2014 at 0755am West Shore Regional Police was dispatched to 48 S 3rd Street in Lemoyne for an active break-in. The caller advised that a man and woman were attempting to gain entry into the impound lot of GA Smith Towing.
Officers arrived on scene and found Laura F YOUNGBLOOD of the 1000blk of Walnut Street in Lemoyne, and Jeffery S AMOS of the 1100blk of York Road in Mechanicsburg, had gained entry to the impound lot and were accessing AMOS’s vehicle that was towed do to a DUI arrest earlier in the morning.
Both YOUNGBLOOD and AMOS were arrested for Criminal Defiant Trespass and were transported to Cumberland County Prison for processing. Criminal Complaints for both suspects to be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office.
WSR2014090001 – September 1, 2014
On Monday, September 1, 2014 at approximately 12:33 AM a West Shore Regional Police Officer observed a black Toyota SUV in the area of N. Twelfth and Market Streets traveling at a high rate of speed. The officer observed the vehicle make a sharp turn onto N. Ninth Street, failing to use a turn signal. A traffic stop was performed in the area of N. Ninth and Walnut Streets in the Borough of Lemoyne. The owner/operator of the vehicle was identified as Jeffery Scott AMOS of the 1100 block of York Road, Monroe Township. AMOS displayed signs of intoxication and was arrested for Driving Under The Influence of Alcohol or Controlled Substance. AMOS was transported to the Cumberland County Booking Center for a legal blood draw and then was processed and released. DUI Charges will be filed before MDJ Beckley upon receipt of the Blood Alcohol Concentration report.
WSR20140800968 – August 31, 2014
On Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 2:24am, a West Shore Regional Police Officer stopped a black 2008 Pontiac G6 for going in excess of 50mph in a posted 25mph zone and driving in the opposing lane of traffic in the first block of Market Street in the Borough of Lemoyne.
The operator, Alfred Leroy MILLER JR, of the 900 block of Allen Street in New Cumberland Borough, exhibited signs of extreme intoxication. MILLER JR was taken into custody. MILLER JR was transported to Cumberland County Prison where he submitted to a blood test and was processed for the arrest.
Charges for Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol Or A Controlled Substance will be filed for MILLER JR with MDJ Beckley’s Office upon receipt of the blood test results.
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September 1, 2014 – WSR20140800941
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On Friday, August 29, 2014 around 1120PM West Shore Regional Police were dispatched to the Turkey Hill at 438 S 3rd Street in Lemoyne Borough for an active robbery. Officers arrived to learn that the above pictured suspect described as a White or Hispanic Male, in his late 30’s, entered the store, advised the cashier he had a gun, and demanded money. The suspect left with an unknown amount of cash. The suspect fled onto Interstate 83 North on a motorcycle.
Anyone with information or who can assist in identify the above pictured male is asked to contact the West Shore Regional Police Department at (717) 238-9676.
August 29, 2014 – Parking Ticket Reminder
Lemoyne Residents are reminded that Borough Council on July 10, 2014 voted to increase the fine associated with parking tickets. Tickets will increase to $25.00 at the time of the violation, if paid within twenty-four (24) hours. The fine will then increase to $50.00 if paid thereafter but within seventy-two (72) hours. After seventy-two (72) hours the conviction will be set by a District Justice and the fine will be no less than $100.00 dollars but not more than $1000.00 and the cost of prosecution.
This ordinance will begin to be enforced on September 1, 2014. Below is a copy of the ordinance for your review also.
August 29, 2014 – WSR20140800130
On Friday, August 29, 2014 around 1:00 AM 25-year-old Michael Wayne BENSON, no permanent address, was arrested for multiple robberies in the West Shore Regional Police Department’s jurisdiction. The first robbery incident occurred on Monday, August 4, 2014 where it is alleged that BENSON entered the Turkey Hill Store located at 438 S. 3rd Street in Lemoyne Borough, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the clerk. The second robbery incident occurred on Sunday, August 24, 2014 where BENSON allegedly entered the Sunoco Convenience Store located at the intersection of Lowther and S. 10th Streets in Lemoyne Borough, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the clerk. The final incident occurred on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 when BENSON allegedly entered the Burger King Restaurant located at 407 S. 3rd Street in Lemoyne Borough and displayed a weapon and approached the counter.
BENSON was identified as a possible suspect and located in Harrisburg City overnight last night. BENSON advised investigators that he is addicted to heroin.
The West Shore Regional Police Department is working with the Fairview Township and the East Pennsboro Township Police Departments to ascertain if BENSON may have been involved in other robbery incidents in those jurisdictions as well.
As of Friday morning BENSON is at the Cumberland County Prison awaiting arraignment on multiple criminal charges including Robbery.