Police Seek Information on Vehicle Vandalism

March 7, 2010

On March 6, 2010 it was reported to the Upper Allen Township Police that six vehicles were “keyed” while parked in a driveway in the 500 block of Mt. Allen Drive. The damage was done on Saturday, March 6, 2010 between 7:30 PM and 9:00 PM. Anyone with information is urged to contact Upper Allen Police at 717-795-2445 or through our anonymous tip line at 717-591-3790.

Local Business Becomes Victim of Burglary

February 26, 2010

Between November 24, 2009 and January 18, 2010, two flat screen plasma TV’s were stolen from Crabtree Rohrbaugh & Associates, 401 E. Winding Hill Rd., Mechanicsburg. The fTV’s are described as a 42″ ESA plasma TV and a 50″ Panasonic Viera plasma TV. Both TV’s are worth approximately $3,100.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the Upper Allen Township Police by calling our dispatch center at 717-238-9676, the anonymous tip line at 717-591-3790, or the office number 717-795-2445.

Police Attempt to Identify Theft Suspects

February 24, 2010

On January 18, 2009 an resident reported the theft of her credit card which later used to make $1,600 in unauthorized charges. On December 27 & 28, 2009 the card was used to make purchases at the following businesses using the stolen credit card:

Target in Harrisburg, PA
Wal-Mart in Wyomissing, PA
Best Buy in Wyomissing, PA
Luk-Oil in Woodlyn, PA
Gulf Oil in Claymont, DE
Sunoco Service Station in Chester, PA

The above photographs shows two suspects, a black male wearing a gray ADIDAS sweatshirt, and a black female wearing a gray sweatshirt and white hat. Anyone with information on the identity of the two suspects is encouraged to contact Upper Allen Township Police by calling our dispatch center at 717-238-9676, the anonymous tip line at 717-591-3790, or by dialing 911.

Mid-morning Burglary on Geneva Drive

February 22, 2010

The Upper Allen Police Department is investigating a burglary which occurred between 7:30 AM and 12 Noon on Monday, February 22, 2010. Unknown persons forced entry through the front door of a residence in the Sunguild Townhouse complex in the 500 block of Geneva Drive, Mechanicsburg. A Hewlett Packard Pavilion laptop (Serial Number: SCNF9514JW6) and a Nintendo Wii game console (Serial Number: LU655720544) were stolen. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the Upper Allen Police at 717-238-9676 or our anonymous tip line at 717-591-3750.

Two Vehicle Crash Results in Numerous Injuries

February 17, 2010


Osman H. Abdullahi, 31
700 block Cumberland Pointe Circle
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Benjamin J. Hoerner, 21
600 block Cedar Ridge Lane
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

On February 17, 2010 at approximately 2:25 PM, Upper Allen Police responded to a report of a two vehicle collision at the intersection of Wilson Road and Lancaster Boulevard. An investigation determined that Hoerner was traveling on Wilson Road when Abdullahi pulled onto Wilson Road from Lancaster Boulevard directly in front of him. Out of the six individuals involved in the crash, five were transported to area hospitals for injuries by West Shore EMS, Lower Allen EMS and Camp Hill EMS.