Palmyra Woman Arrested for Involvement in January Drive-by Shooting

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Arrested:
Tyra Edwards, 25
400 block of Scenic View Drive
Palmyra, PA 17078

Charges:
Discharge of a Firearm into an Occupied Structure (Criminal Conspiracy)
Recklessly Endangering Another Person (Criminal Conspiracy)
Endangering the Welfare of Children
Terroristic Threats

On January 14, 2024, Upper Allen Police were dispatched to a shots fired call in the 1700 block of North Meadow Circle. (See related press release: https://upperallenpolice.com/wp/2024/01/14/drive-by-shooting-in-meadowview-development/) It was discovered that a residence had been shot multiple times from a moving vehicle. The residence was occupied by several individuals, including children, at the time of the shooting. No one was injured as a result of the shooting. An investigation ensued and Tyra Edwards was identified as an involved suspect. On April 1, 2024, Edwards was taken into custody in Dauphin County. Edwards was transported to the Cumberland County Prison and a preliminary hearing has been scheduled for a later date.