Apr 25

Upper Allen Resident Arrested for Fraud

April 24, 2013


James B. Adams JR., 42
300 block of Hemlock Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Bad Checks
Theft by Deception
Theft of Services

On December 4, 2012 Adams took his vehicle to an Upper Allen Township service garage for repairs. The repairs were completed and Adams was invoiced for the service. On March 21, 2013 Adams wrote a check to the repair garage on an account that he had personally closed in the previous year. An arrest warrant was obtained for Adams who surrendered to police on April 23, 2013. Adams was arraigned by Senior Magisterial District Judge Brenda Knepper and will appear for a preliminary hearing on May 20, 2013.