Theft from Vehicle in Webercroft


On May 11, 2019 Upper Allen Police were dispatched to a residence in the first block of Hemlock DR for the report of a theft from a motor vehicle. The victim reported that some time on the morning of May 11 between the hours of 1:00 AM and 4:30 AM someone entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle and stole money left in the car. No witnesses to the theft have been identified. Anyone with information regarding this theft 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:

Police encourage residents to always be sure to verify that their homes and vehicles are locked.

York Haven Man Arrested for PFA Violation


Omar Newell, 33
1st Block of Shelley DR
York Haven, PA

Violation of a Protection from Abuse Order

On May 6, 2019, Upper Allen Police investigated a report of a PFA violation. The protected party lives in Upper Allen Township and received a request and a message via social media from Newell, which was in violation of the order. As a result of the investigation, an arrest warrant was obtained for Newell.

On May 11, 2019, Newell was located and taken into custody without incident. Newell was transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment. A hearing will be held at a later date.

Upper Allen Police Present at Career Day

On May 9, 2019, the Upper Allen Police participated in Career Day 2019 at the Mechanicsburg Middle School. Presentations were provided to students grades six to eight about what it takes to become a Police Officer and the job requirements. The sessions also included a Q & A period with the students. Upper Allen Police are grateful for the collaboration with the Mechanicsburg School District and for the opportunity to participate in this event.

Upper Allen Woman Arrested for Drug Possession


Faith Williams, 19
1100 block of Nanroc Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

On May 6, 2019 at approximately 2:50 PM, an officer on patrol encountered Faith Williams who was in the process of cleaning her drug paraphernalia. A further investigation revealed that Williams was in possession of marijuana along with additional drug paraphernalia. Williams was arrested and transported to Cumberland County Prison for processing. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Dillsburg Man Arrested for DUI and Drug Offenses


Adam R. Hughes, 37
300 block of Coffeetown Road
Dillsburg, PA 17019

Driving under the influence
Possession of Marijuana
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

On Tuesday, May 6, 2019 at 2:50 AM, Upper Allen Police conducted a traffic stop on Hughes’ vehicle for a traffic violation. Hughes was found to be under the combined influence of alcohol and marijuana. He was also in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was placed under arrest and transported to Cumberland County Prison. A hearing will be scheduled for a later date.