January 15, 2015
Joseph W. Aldinger, 29
Robbery of Motor Vehicle
Receiving Stolen Property
Recklessly Endangering Another Person
Loitering and Prowling
Person not to Possess Firearm
Firearm not to be Carried without a License
On January 15, 2015 at 7:15 AM Upper Allen Police responded to the Geneva Greens neighborhood for a report of an abandoned Toyota Land Cruiser in the parking lot. Police arrived on scene and subsequently learned that the Land Cruiser was stolen from Lancaster County and the suspect had kidnapped a male victim from a Geneva Greens residence. The suspect had encountered the victim in the Geneva Greens parking lot and by gunpoint entered his home and then forced him to drive him to a location in Harrisburg City. After arriving in Harrisburg the suspect exited the vehicle and the victim safely returned to Geneva Greens. During the ongoing investigation Upper Allen Police identified Aldinger as the suspect.
Upper Allen Detectives are working with law enforcement agencies in Dauphin County and Lancaster Counties in a mutual ongoing investigation.