Child Struck in Hit-and-Run Crash

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Victim:
Male Juvenile
Mechanicsburg, Pa 17055

On May 23, 2020 at 4:37 pm a child was struck by a vehicle in the Cumberland Pointe neighborhood of Upper Allen Township. Witnesses reported a light blue car or small SUV leaving the area. The child did sustain injuries and was transported to Penn State Hershey Medical Center for treatment. Anyone with information is asked to contact Upper Allen Police at 717-238-9676. A 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.

Husky Found on Gettysburg Pike

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**UPDATE** The owner has been located and reunited with the dog.

On May 23, 2020 at about 10:00 a.m., the pictured Husky was found in the 900 block of Gettysburg Pike. The husky is not wearing a collar.

Anyone with information about the dog’s owner is asked to call Upper Allen Police at 717-238-9676.

Upper Allen Police Participate in Birthday Parade

On Saturday May 16, 2020, the Upper Allen Police and Upper Allen Fire Departments led a birthday parade for Patrick, a Township resident.

Upper Allen Police were grateful for the opportunity to participate in helping Patrick celebrate his special day.

Harrisburg Man Arrested for Striking a Person while Fleeing from Impound Lot

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Arrested:
Ryan Roebuck, 33
4000 block Rawleigh St
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Charges:
Simple Assault
Recklessly Endangering Another Person
Criminal Mischief
Accidents Involving Damage to Unattended Vehicle or Property
Reckless Driving
Trespass by Motor Vehicle

On December 13, 2019, Upper Allen Police were dispatched to a local business for the report of a vehicle being forcibly taken from an impound lot. Upon arrival, it was discovered that Roebuck’s vehicle had been repossessed. Roebuck went to the impound lot and used a spare key in an attempt to take his vehicle. While doing so, he struck a victim with his vehicle, struck the victim’s vehicle, and damaged the fence that enclosed the lot. A preliminary hearing was held on Monday, May 18 and the charges to the Court of Common Pleas.

Bicyclist Injured in Afternoon Crash

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Operator:
Dirk Wiley, 48
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Bicyclist:
Robert Hebbard, 24
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

On May 19, 2020 at approximately 3:40 pm Upper Allen Police were dispatched to the 1300 block of South Market Street for a crash involving a truck and a bicycle. Upon arrival police learned that the bicyclist had been travelling north on the southbound shoulder. Wiley was attempting to turn out of a parking lot in the area when the two collided. Hebbard was transported by Geisinger Holy Spirit EMS for treatment.