Police Pursuit Ends with Seizure of Drugs and Gun


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

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

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

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.