Mechanicsburg Man Arrested For Multiple Felony Retail Thefts

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Arrested:
Erick J. Hale, 45
1500 block Williams Grove Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges:
Retail Theft (three felony counts)

On August 13 and August 15, 2020, Erick Hale made three trips to a grocery store in Upper Allen Township. He utilized a reduced price barcode to disguise the fact that he was stealing more expensive merchandise. Hale stole approximately $550.00 during these under-ringing thefts.

While police were preparing charges, it was discovered that Hale had been arrested for the same crime in York and Dauphin Counties. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Attempted Theft Near Webercroft

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On Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 2:21 AM two males were seen running through the front yard in the 1000 block of S. Market Street. One of the males attempted to open the door of the vehicle that was in the driveway. Anyone with information is asked to contact Upper Allen Police at 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: www.upperallenpolice.com.

Vehicle Struck in Weis Parking Lot

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On August 14, 2020 between 3:00 and 3:45 p.m. an unknown vehicle struck the back of a parked vehicle in the Weis Markets parking lot located at 2150 Bumble Bee Hollow Road.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Upper Allen Police at 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: www.upperallenpolice.com.

Police Seek Black SUV Involved in Hit-and-Run

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The Upper Allen Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash which happened on Saturday, August 15, 2020 around 9:15 PM in the Lindenwood development. A black SUV operated by a white male struck a silver Volkswagen, damaging the Volkswagen. The operator of the SUV left the scene without providing information to the driver of the Volkswagen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Upper Allen Police at 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: www.upperallenpolice.com.

New Fugitives Added to Most Wanted Page

The Upper Allen Police Most Wanted page has been updated with two new wanted persons.

Visit upperallenpolice.com and click on the link to “Most Wanted.” (Direct link: https://upperallenpolice.com/wp/?page_id=50)

An anonymous tip line is also available by calling or texting 717-850-UAPD (8273). Anonymous tips can also be submitted online by visiting: www.upperallenpolice.com