Harrisburg Man Arrested for Retail Theft


Joseph B Hawkins, 50
1500 Block State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103

Retail theft

On Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at approximately 9:35 AM, Upper Allen Police were called to a local business for a report of a retail theft. Police arrived on scene and determined that a coffee mug and a bottled drink were stolen from the store. Through investigation, police were able to narrow their investigation to Hawkins. Hawkins was taken into custody the following day and transported to Cumberland County Prison for processing.

Two Harrisburg Men Arrested for Theft of Hubcaps


Luis Alicea-Rojas, 27
2200 block of North 4th Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Gerald Quinones-Cruz, 23
2200 block of North 4th Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Theft by Unlawful Taking
Conspiracy – Theft by Unlawful Taking

On Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at approximately 2:35 PM, Upper Allen Police responded to a business in the 500 block of Independence Avenue for the report of a theft. Upon arriving on scene, the officers learned that hubcaps were stolen from a vehicle at the business on Friday, December 22, 2017. An investigation into the theft led to charges being filed against Luis Alicea-Rojas and Gerald Quinones-Cruz for theft. On Monday, April 23, 2018, preliminary hearings were scheduled for both Quinones-Cruz and Alicea-Rojas. The charges were waived to the Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas.

Messiah College Student Charged with Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor


Graeme J. Shappell, 21
1st block of College Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Selling or furnishing liquor or malt or brewed beverages to minors

On Friday, February 16, 2018, at approximately 2:10 AM, the Upper Allen Township Police were dispatched to Messiah College for an apparent alcohol overdose. Upon arriving on the scene, Officers met with a twenty-year-old student who was determined to be intoxicated. Through an investigation, officers determined that Shappell supplied alcohol to the to the underage student. On Monday, April 23, 2018, a preliminary hearing was scheduled to be held before District Judge Mark Martin. The charges were waived to the Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas.

Camp Hill Woman Arrested for Bad Checks


Cortney Jean Koser, 35
200 block North 21st Street
Camp Hill, PA 17011

Theft by Deception
Bad Checks

In August 2017, Cortney Koser passed checks at an Upper Allen Township business but those checks were returned for non-sufficient funds. Koser failed to make good after being notified that the checks were refused. Following an investigation, Koser surrendered on the above charges on April 19, 2018 and was released on bail. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 30, 2018.

New Fugitive Added to Most Wanted Page

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

Visit upperallenpolice.com and click on the link to “Most Wanted.”