US Route 15 Crash Injures Driver

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On Sunday, November 7, 2021, at approximately 2:09 PM, Upper Allen Police were called to US Route 15 South in the area of mile marker 39.3 for the report of a crash. Upon arrival, officers learned that an unknown vehicle pulled in front of a Honda Odyssey, causing the operator of the Odyssey to brake abruptly. The operator of another Honda Odyssey was unable to stop their vehicle and collided with the rear of of the first Honda Odyssey. The operator of a Jeep Patriot was also unable to stop their vehicle in time and collided with the second Honda Odyssey. One of the operators was transported by Lower Allen EMS.

Cumberland Parkway Crash Injures Driver

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On Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 2:46 PM the Upper Allen Police were dispatched to the 1st block of Cumberland Parkway to investigate a two vehicle crash. An investigation determined that both vehicles were traveling eastbound and the the driver of the follow-on vehicle ran into a vehicle stopped in front of him waiting to turn left into Sheetz. Both vehicles sustained damage and the striking vehicle was towed from the scene. The driver of the striking vehicle suffered minor injuries but was not transported for medical treatment. Upper Allen Police were assisted by the Upper Allen Fire Department and Lower Allen EMS.

Upper Allen Man Arrested for Domestic Assault and Corruption of Minors

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Arrested:
Andre Trevon Johnson, 36
1700 block Empress Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Simple Assault
Recklessly Endangering Another Person
Corruption of Minors
Harassment

On Friday, November 5, 2021 at approximately 10:30 PM the Upper Allen Police responded to a residence in the 1700 block of Empress Drive for an active domestic disturbance. Upon arrival it was determined the suspect, Andre Johnson, had fled the scene. The investigation determined Johnson physically assaulted a female family member, during which a firearm was involved as well. It was determined Johnson also intentionally displayed a sexually graphic video to two young children during the course of the domestic disturbance. Johnson was later located and taken into custody without incident, then transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing and arraignment. Johnson was subsequently released on $20,000 unsecured bail. A preliminary hearing will be held on November 15, 2021.

Mechanicsburg Man Arrested for Drug Offenses

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Arrested:
Moffat Ongwena, 43
300 block of Charles Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Charges:
Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

On November 2, 2021 at approximately 10:59 p.m. a vehicle being driven by Moffat Ongwena was stopped for a vehicle code violation. During the stop, Ongwena was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was subsequently arrested and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Afternoon Crash Injures Two

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On Monday, November 1st, 2021 at 4:40 PM the Upper Allen Police were dispatched to the 400 block of East Lisburn Road to investigate a two vehicle crash. An investigation determined that the driver of the westbound vehicle had crossed the center line and had struck the eastbound vehicle before losing control and overturning. Both vehicles sustained severe damage and were towed from the scene. Both drivers were transported to nearby medical facilities with minor injuries. Upper Allen Police were assisted by the Upper Allen Fire Department, Lower Allen Fire Department, Lisburn Fire Company, Penn State Health Life Lion EMS and Lower Allen EMS.