Upper Allen Man Arrested for Domestic Assault


Judson Masland, 24
300 block Melbourne Lane
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Simple Assault
Recklessly Endangering Another Person

On Friday September 11, 2020, at approximately 4:00 PM, Upper Allen Police responded to a report of an active domestic dispute in the 300 block of Melbourne Lane. An investigation determined that Judson Malsand assaulted a victim during the dispute. Masland was arrested after the conclusion of the investigation and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing and arraignment. Masland was committed to the Cumberland County Prison on $5,000 bail and will appear for a preliminary hearing scheduled for Monday, September 21, 2020.

Mechanicsburg Man Arrested for DUI and Drug Offenses


Dioshlan Suarez Vega, 23
1500 block of Williams Grove Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Driving Under the Influence
Possession of Marijuana
Possession of Drug paraphernalia
Driving while operating privilege is suspended or revoked

On Saturday, September 12, 2020 at approximately 3:10 AM, Upper Allen Police conducted a traffic stop on Dioshlan Suarez Vega’s vehicle for a traffic violation. An investigation determined that Suarez Vega was operating the vehicle while under the influence of marijuana. He was also found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Suarez Vega was placed under arrest and transported to the Cumberland County Central Booking for processing. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled for a later date.

Upper Allen Man Arrested for Child Abuse


Ethan Hobbs, 25
1st block Dartmouth Court
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Aggravated Assault
Endangering Welfare of Children
Simple Assault

On August 2, 2020, the Upper Allen Township Police received a report of a child under six years of age who had been physically assaulted. An investigation determined that Ethan Hobbs injured the child during the assault. An arrest warrant was obtained and Hobbs surrendered on September 8, 2020. Hobbs was released on $2,000 bail and the preliminary hearing is scheduled for October 16, 2020.

Elizabethtown Man Arrested for Fraudulent Business Practices


Gregory Whary, 52
5300 Block Beagle Road
Elizabethtown, Pa 17022

Theft By Deception
Fraudulent Business Practices

On September 8, 2020, Gregory Whary was processed for Theft By Deception and Fraudulent Business Practices. This stemmed from a 2019 investigation in which Whary had entered into an agreement to do work at a residence in Upper Allen Township. Whary received payment and never did any of the work. On August 24, 2020, Whary appeared for a preliminary hearing on the above charges and entered a guilty plea to a lesser offense.

New Cumberland Man Arrested for DUI Following Crash


Ryan P. Holmes, 20
1700 block Sherwood Road
New Cumberland, PA 17070

DUI (Controlled Substance Related)
DUI by Minor
Purchase, Consumption, Possession, or Transportation of Liquor or Malt or Brewed Beverages

On March 27, 2020 at approximately 1:15 PM, Upper Allen Police were dispatched a crash involving a Pontiac Grand Prix that struck another vehicle stopped at a red light at the intersection of Cumberland Parkway and Winding Hill Road. An investigation determined that Ryan Holmes was under the influence of alcohol and a controlled substance. Criminal charges were filed against Holmes. A preliminary hearing was held on July 31, 2020 and all charges were waived to the Cumberland County Court of Common Pleas.