ATV Stolen From Local Barn

December 19, 2009


The Upper Allen Police Department is investigating the theft of a red Honda Rubicon ATV from a barn in the 2400 Block of Mt. Allen Drive. The theft occurred sometime between December 16th and December 19th, 2009. The picture above is similar to the ATV which was stolen. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Upper Allen Police Department at 717-238-9676 or through our anonymous tip line at 717-591-3790.

Afternoon Crash Causes Injury

December 16, 2009


Brittany Waggoner, 18
300 block Walton ST
Lemoyne, PA 17043

Catherine Morefield, 44
800 block McCormick RD
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

On Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at 3:22 PM Upper Allen Township Police responded to US Route 15 just north of E. Winding Hill RD for an auto accident. During the investigation it was discovered that Waggoner ran into the rear of Morefield’s vehicle when the traffic merging onto the highway suddenly slowed down. Waggoner reported minor injury but refused EMS treatment. Waggoner’s vehicle had become disabled and was towed from the scene by Hess Garage.

Afternoon Crash On Route 15 Sends One Person To Hospital

December 15, 2009


Robert Rice, 72
1st Block Andes Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Joanita Rice, 71
1st Block Andes Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Adam McMullen, 23
200 Block Maple Hill Drive
Woodbridge, NJ 07095

On Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at approximately 12:36 PM, the Upper Allen Police Department was called to the scene of an auto accident on US Route 15 North in the area of the PA Turnpike entrance ramp. A 2001 Pontiac Sunfire, operated by McMullen struck a 2001 Ford Taurus, operated by Rice. The collision caused both vehicles to leave the roadway, coming to rest in a drainage field on the right side of the highway. McMullen was transported by West Shore EMS to Harrisburg Hospital for evaluation of an unknown back injury. No other injuries were reported. McMullen’s vehicle was towed from the scene by Hess’s Garage.

The Upper Allen Police were assisted at the scene of the crash by the Upper Allen Fire Department, West Shore EMS, Lower Allen Fire and EMS and the Upper Allen Fire Police.

Hit & Run Crash in Canterbury Estates

December 12, 2009


Vehicle Owner:
Charlene Van Pelt, 69
3000 Block W. Middletown Road
Columbiana, OH 44408

On December 12, 2009 the Upper Allen Police Department investigated a hit and run crash which occurred at approximately 1:00 AM on the same date. The crash occurred in the 2100 block of Canturbury Drive. The victim’s vehicle was parked at the curb and was not occupied. The striking vehicle was most likely red or maroon in color and sustained damage to the brake lights. Witnesses described a small coupe type of vehicle. The Upper Allen Police Department is seeking information about the striking vehicle as well as the operator of that vehicle. Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact the Upper Allen Police Department at 717-238-966 or through our anonymous tip line at 717-591-3790

December 14, 2009 @ 10:02 AM
The striking vehicle has been identified.

Attempt to Identify

December 9, 2009



On December 3, 2009 an unidentified white female stole a shopping cart full of groceries from the Giant Food Store on Cumberland Parkway. Items taken included food, drinks, and health care products which totaled over $180. At the time she was wearing a Mechanicsburg Wildcats sweatshirt.

Police are requesting anyone with information regarding the identity of the woman to contact Upper Allen Police at 717-238-9676 or the Anonymous Tip Line at 717-591-3790.

December 10, 2010 @ 3:35 PM
Subject has been identified.