Police Pursuit Ends with Seizure of Drugs and Gun

UAT20190400199

Arrested:
Jason J. Tirado-Cordero, 20
100 block Lincoln Street
York, PA 17404

Charges:
Fleeing or attempting to elude police
Recklessly endangering another person
Reckless driving
Speeding
Drivers required to be licensed

Arrested:
King McNair, 19
500 block Thomas Street
York, PA 17404

Charges:
Firearm not to be carried without a license
Tampering with evidence
Possession of marijuana
Possession of paraphernalia

On Aril 4, 2019 at approximately 7:30 pm a vehicle being driven by Tirado-Cordero was clocked travelling at 98 mph on US Route 15 North. Police attempted to stop the vehicle; however, the driver fled. During the pursuit McNair threw a pistol from the vehicle, which was recovered. The chase ultimately ended in Harrisburg where Tirado-Cordero’s vehicle was searched and marijuana and paraphernalia were seized. Both occupants of the vehicle were taken into custody and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date. Upper Allen Police were assisted by Camp Hill Police, East Pennsboro Police, West Shore Regional Police, and Harrisburg City Police.