New Fugitive Added to Most Wanted Page

The Upper Allen Police Most Wanted page has been updated with a new wanted person. Thank you for your assistance in bringing these fugitives to justice.

Visit upperallenpolice.com and click on the link to “Most Wanted.”

Motorcycle Crash Results in Minor Injury

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Operator:

Juvenile, 17
Mechanicsburg, PA

On Monday, October 7, 2019 at approximately 1:45 PM Upper Allen Police were dispatched to the 900 block of Allendale Road for a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle. Due to poor roadway conditions, the juvenile operator of the motorcycle lost control while negotiating a curve. The motorcycle crashed onto its side and slid off of the roadway, impacting a mailbox and then coming to rest in the yard of a residence. The operator suffered a minor injury and was treated on scene by Hampden Township EMS.

Crash Results in Minor Injury

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Operators:
Frank Rushong, 76
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

James Curren, 73
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

On September 23, 2019 at approximately 8:50 am Upper Allen Police were dispatched to the intersection of Williams Grove Rd and Peachtree Dr for a crash. Upon arrival police learned that Rushong’s vehicle had failed to yield the right of way to Curren’s motorcycle and caused the motorcycle to crash into his vehicle. Curren received minor injuries in the crash.

Elizabethtown Man Arrested Following a Pursuit

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Arrested:
Justin Barritt, 20
600 Block of Rockwood Drive
Elizabethtown, PA

Charges:
Fleeing or attempting to elude police officer
Duty of driver on approach of emergency vehicle
Driving under suspension
Driving vehicle at safe speed

On Sunday, October 6 at 12:06 AM, Upper Allen Police attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation. The vehicle failed to stop for police. After a vehicle pursuit, the driver eventually stopped in a parking lot and was identified as Justin Barritt. Barritt was taken into custody and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Dog Lost in Geneva Greens Neighborhood

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**UPDATE: This dog was reunited with its owner.**

On Saturday, October 5, 2019 a dog was reported as missing in the Geneva Greens neighborhood. The above pictured dog, Roxie, is an 8 year old female Yorkshire Terrier. Roxie was last seen around 9 PM on October 4, 2019, and is to be wearing a harness with tags. The dog is reported to be friendly. Anyone that comes into contact with the dog is asked to contact the Upper Allen Township Police Department at (717) 238-9676.