New York Man Arrested for DUI and Fraud Offenses

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Arrested:
Ernest Cherry, 51
800 block of 169th Street
Bronx, NY 10459

Charges:
Driving under the influence
Forgery
Identity theft
Violations concerning licenses
Driving while operating privilege is suspended or revoked

On September 2, 2020, at approximately 2:00 AM, Upper Allen Police stopped a vehicle operated by Ernest Cherry for traffic offenses. An investigation determined that Cherry had been driving under the influence of alcohol and/or controlled substances. Cherry attempted to deceive officers with a forged New York identification. Cherry was transported to Cumberland County Booking for processing and arraignment. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled for a later date.

Harrisburg Man Arrested for Firearm and Drug Charges

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Arrested:
Davonte Alshabazz, 22
1200 block Main Street
Harrisburg, PA 17113

Charges:
Firearms not to be carried without a license
Possession of marijuana
Possession of drug paraphernalia

On August 31, 2020 at approximately 1:10 AM, Upper Allen Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on US Route 15. During the traffic stop, Davonte Alshabazz was found to be in possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and a concealed handgun. Alshabazz was arrested and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing and arraignment. A preliminary hearing will be held on a later date.

Upper Allen Woman Arrested for DUI and Fleeing from Police

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Arrested:
Sarah Heil, 33
1000 Block Sheffield Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Fleeing or attempting to elude police
Driving under the influence
Driving without lights to avoid identification or arrest
Reckless driving

On Friday, August 28, 2020 at approximately 11:30 PM, Upper Allen Police attempted to stop Sarah Heil for driving without headlights. Heil fled from police before eventually surrendering. Heil displayed signs of intoxication and was arrested. Heil was transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing and arraignment. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Upper Allen Man Arrested for Domestic Assault

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Arrested:
Brett Lechthaler, 50
1st block of San Juan Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Strangulation
Terroristic Threats
Endangering Welfare of Children
Simple Assault
Harassment

On Sunday, August 23, 2020, at approximately 10:00 PM, Upper Allen Police were contacted about a domestic dispute that occurred earlier in the evening. Brett Lechthaler was identified as the suspect who assaulted the child victim. Lechthaler was arrested and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing and arraignment. Lechthaler was committed to the Cumberland County Prison on $10,000.00 bail and will appear for a preliminary hearing scheduled for Monday, September 14, 2020.

Upper Allen Police Participate in Birthday Parade

On Saturday, August 22, 2020, the Upper Allen Police Department participated in a birthday parade for Ethan, a Township resident. Upper Allen Police were grateful for the opportunity to participate in helping Ethan celebrate his special day.