Apr 16

Harrisburg Juvenile Charged During Underage Party

April 15, 2014

Juvenile, 15
Harrisburg, PA 17112

False Identification to Law Enforcement
Disorderly Conduct
Public Drunkenness
Underage Drinking

On April 6, 2014 at approximately 12:45 AM, Upper Allen Police were investigating a large underage drug and alcohol party in the 300 block of Sleepy Hollow Drive. During this investigation, officers encountered a 15 year old female who was severely intoxicated. The female provided false identification to law enforcement and then attempted to flee on foot when told she was told she was under arrest. Charges have been filed with Cumberland County Juvenile Probation. The investigation surrounding the party is ongoing.

Apr 15

Driver arrested for DUI following single vehicle crash

April 14, 2014

John Keegan, 22
Kensignton DR
Camp Hill, PA

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol
Careless Driving

On April 14th at 11:49 PM the Upper Allen Township Police investigated single vehicle crash in the 700 block of Independence Ave. The operator, Keegan, advised that he was on his cell phone just prior to the crash and he then struck the curb in the area. Keegan had been drinking alcohol prior to the crash and he was arrested for DUI and taken to the Cumberland County Prison for processing. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Apr 07

Vehicle Stolen from Planet Fitness in Upper Allen Township

April 7, 2014


On Monday, April 7, 2014 between 7:30 PM and 7:45 PM, a navy blue 2005 Hyundai Elantra was stolen from the Planet Fitness parking lot in Upper Allen Township. A similar vehicle is pictured above. The vehicle had a Cedar Cliff High School parking pass on the rear view mirror and a green Slippery Rock University license plate holder. Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to call the Upper Allen Police Department at 717-238-9676. An anonymous tip line is also available by calling or texting 717-850-UAPD (8273). Anonymous tips can also be submitted online by visiting: www.upperallenpolice.com

Apr 06

Upper Allen Man Arrested for Simple Assault

April 6, 2014


Christopher D. Justice, 21
1300 block English Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Simple Assault
Resisting Arrest

On Sunday, April 6, 2014 at approximately 5:00 AM, Upper Allen Police were summoned to an apartment in the 1300 block of English Drive for an active domestic dispute. Christopher Justice was observed holding a knife and resisted arrested prior to being taken into custody. Justice was transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and preliminary arraignment. Justice was afforded a preliminary arraignment by Magisterial District Judge Clement who committed Justice to the Cumberland County Prison in lieu of $10,000 bail. Justice will appear for a preliminary hearing at a later date before Magisterial District Judge Mark Martin.

Apr 02

New Fugitive Added to UpperAllenPolice.com

April 2, 2014

The Upper Allen Police Most Wanted page has been updated with a new warrant. Thank you for your assistance in bringing these fugitives to justice.

Visit upperallenpolice.com and click on the link to “Most Wanted” in the upper-right portion of the website.

Apr 01

Upper Allen Teen Arrested For False Reports

March 31, 2014

Wolgemuth mugshot

Mery A. Wolgemuth, 19
100 block of Sholly Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

False Reports to Law Enforcement Authorities

On Friday, December 6, 2013, Upper Allen Police were contacted to check the well being of Wolgemuth. When police made contact with Wolgemuth, she reported that she had been assaulted and kidnapped. During an investigation, police found that Wolgemuth fabricated the story and was never in danger, which resulted in her being charged criminally. On 03/31/2014, a preliminary hearing was before District Judge Mark Martin and the charges were bound over to the Court of Common Pleas.

Mar 28

Man arrested for DUI and Drug Paraphernalia

March 28, 2014


Robert P. Otstot III, 44
1200 Block of East Derry Road
Hershey, PA 17033

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Controlled Substance
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

On March 28, 2014 at 4:30 PM the Upper Allen Township Police made contact with Otstot in the 2200 Block of Aspen Drive. It was determined that Otstot had recently driven to his location while under the influence of alcohol. During the subsequent investigation Otstot was also found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. Otstot was taken into custody and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled at a later date.

Mar 28

Morning Crash Injures One


Craig Zies, 30
1st Block of Dartmouth Court
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Miranda Krishak, 32
100 Block of West Siddonsburg Road
Dillsburg, PA 17019

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 6:38 AM, Upper Allen Police responded to a crash at the intersection of South Market Street and the on-ramp to Route 15 North. The investigation determined that Zies attempted to turn left from South Market Street onto the on-ramp of Route 15 North. Zies turned into the path of Krishak’s vehicle as it was proceeding through the intersection, resulting in a collision which disabled both vehicles. Krishak was transported to Holy Spirit Hospital for treatment.

Mar 25

Pedestrian Struck in Store Parking Lot

March 25, 2014


Barbara A. Kowaleski, 71
1st block of South Seasons Drive
Dillsburg, PA 17019

Emma Jane Thornton, 82
600 block of Wingert Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

On March 25, 2014 at 1:20 PM Upper Allen Township Police responded to Weis Market at 2150 Bumble Bee Hollow road to investigate a reported pedestrian accident. Police learned that a car driven by Kowaleski struck a pedestrian in the parking lot. The pedestrian was transported to Harrisburg Hospital for treatment of injuries. Police are still investigating the incident.

Mar 25

School Students Found in Possession of Marijuana

March 13, 2014


On March 13, 2014, Upper Allen Police were called to the Mechanicsburg Middle School for an incident involving marijuana usage inside the school. An investigation determined that three (3) 8th grade females had been found smoking marijuana in a school restroom which was discovered when students and staff noticed the strange odor. Charges will be filed with the Cumberland County Juvenile Probation Department for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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