Upper Allen Man Arrested for Repeatedly Calling 911

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Arrested:
Junior Wesseh, 27
Unknown Address

Offense:
Misuse of Emergency Services

On Saturday, December 16, 2017 around 10:30 AM, Junior Wesseh requested police respond to his temporary residence in the 600 block of Geneva Drive in Upper Allen Township. On arrival, it was determined that police could not assist Wesseh. After police left, Wesseh continued to call 911 without having an emergency. Wesseh admitted to calling 911 repeatedly without having an emergency to report. Police obtained an arrest warrant for Wesseh due to his whereabouts being unknown. On June 26, 2018, Wesseh was arrested and this warrant was served. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for a later date.

Mechanicsburg Man Arrested for DUI and Drug Possession During DUI Checkpoint

June 30, 2018
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Arrested:
Brayden Wills, 19
400 Block Sharon Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Driving under the influence of a controlled substance
Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

On Friday, June 29, 2018 the Cumberland County District Attorney’s Office was conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint in the 1700 block of South Market Street in Upper Allen Township. During this checkpoint, Wills was operating his motor vehicle when a police officer working the checkpoint detected the odor of marijuana emanating from Wills’ vehicle.

Following additional investigation, Wills was determined to be operating his vehicle while under the influence of marijuana. A search of Wills’ vehicle also resulted in the discovery of marijuana and associated drug paraphernalia.

Wills was arrested for the above violations and later taken to the Cumberland County Prison for processing, then released. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled at a later date.

Harrisburg Man Arrested for DUI and Drug Possession at Sobriety Checkpoint

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Arrested:
Michael A. Zorger, 40
2000 block of N. Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Charges:
Driving under the influence (Drugs)
Possession of a controlled substance
Possession of drug paraphernalia

On June 30, 2018, the Cumberland County District Attorney’s Office was conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint in Upper Allen Township. During the checkpoint, Zorger was stopped for a vehicle code violation. An investigation at the scene determined that Zorger was driving while under the influence of marijuana. Zorger was also found to be in possession of crystal methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia.

Zorger was arrested at the checkpoint, and later transported to Cumberland County Prison for processing and release. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Dillsburg Woman Arrested for Felony Theft

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Arrested:
Carol Rinehart, 50
1st Block of Beechwood Drive
Dillsburg, PA 17019

Charges:
Theft by unlawful taking
Receiving stolen property
Tampering with evidence

On May 21, 2018 police were called to a business in Upper Allen Township for a report of a theft by an employee. Through an investigation, it was determined that Carol Rinehart had been stealing from her employer over a period of time with a total loss exceeding $4,000. On June 22, 2018 Rinehart was arrested and taken to Cumberland County Prison for processing and then was afforded a preliminary arraignment. The preliminary hearing for this case will be held at a later date.

Swings Stolen from Arlington Hills Park

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Sometime around June 24th or 25th, swings were stolen from the playground at the Arlington Hills community park which is located off from English Drive. Specifically, a yellow plastic seesaw-type swing, a tire swing and a traditional green rubber swing were stolen along with their chains. 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.