Marietta and Mt Joy Women Arrested for DUI and Drug Offenses

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Arrested:
Angelina M. Black, 18
100 block of Village Square Drive
Marietta, PA 17547

Charges:
DUI
Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

Arrested:
Emily E. Barton, 18
800 block of Michael Drive
Mt. Joy, PA 17525

Charges:
Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

Arrested:
Juvenile, 15

Charges:
Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

On Tuesday, August 16, 2022, at approximately 12:00 AM, Upper Allen Police located an occupied vehicle in McCormick Park. An investigation determined that the individuals of the vehicle (Black, Barton, and a juvenile male) were in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Black was the driver and also found to be DUI. Black and Barton were arrested and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing. The juvenile male was released to his family. Preliminary hearings will be held at a later date.

Police Seek Information In Assault On Elderly Victim

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On Sunday, August 14, 2022 at about 8:46 PM, Upper Allen Police were dispatched to the 100 block of Nittany Drive for an assault that had just occurred. An investigation determined that an elderly victim was walking in the area of Spring Run Park when she was struck in the head by a rock or similar object, causing injury to the victim. The suspects were described as a group of juveniles that ran from the Park eastbound on Spring Run Drive.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call 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

Upper Allen Man Arrested for Megan’s Law Violation

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Arrested:
Bryon Higginbotham, 60
900 block Allenview Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Failure to Comply With Registration Requirements

Due to a previous conviction for sexual assault, Bryan Higginbotham is required to conduct periodic verifications with the PA State Police Megan’s Law Section to confirm his address, employment, and related information. Bryon Higginbotham knowingly failed to complete his required verification, which is a criminal violation. On August 11, 2022, Upper Allen Township Police Department located Higginbotham and took him into custody without incident. Higginbotham is currently incarcerated in Cumberland County Prison on $20,000 bail. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled in the near future.

Upper Allen Women Charged with Strangulation and Related Offenses

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Arrested:
Linda Moore, 65
3500 block of Rolo Court
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Strangulation
Recklessly endangering another person
Simple Assault
Harassment

On Saturday, May 21, 2022, Upper Allen Police were notified of an active assault that occurred in the 3500 block of Rolo Court. An investigation determined that the defendant, Linda Moore, strangled and struck a juvenile victim, resulting in injury. Moore was subsequently charged for the aforementioned offenses.

On Thursday, July 28, 2022, a preliminary hearing was scheduled. Moore waived her right to the preliminary hearing and the charges were bound over to the Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas.

New Fugitives Added to Most Wanted Page

Four (4) new wanted persons have been added to the Upper Allen Police Most Wanted page. Visit upperallenpolice.com and click on the link to “Most Wanted.” (Direct link: https://upperallenpolice.com/wp/upper-allens-most-wanted/)

An anonymous tip line is available by calling or texting 717-850-UAPD (8273). Anonymous tips can also be submitted online by visiting: www.upperallenpolice.com