Carlisle Police (717-243-5252)
Matthew Todd Carey, 30, of Carlisle, was charged with felony strangulation, misdemeanor simple assault, endangering the welfare of a child, offensive weapons and harassment after police said he choked a woman on multiple occasions inside and outside a residence in the 100 block of Cedar Street on Feb. 6. Police said Carey also put a knife to her throat, threatened to intentionally drop an infant and shoved her to the ground while she was holding the child. The woman was treated, and the infant was treated at a hospital as a precaution. Carey remains in prison on $40,000 cash bail.
Shippensburg Police (717-532-7361)
Michael Nehf Jr., 34, with no fixed address, was charged with felony robbery, felony aggravated assault, theft by unlawful taking and misdemeanor simple assault after a robbery of Sunoco gas station on Feb. 4. Police said he was charged Feb. 12, and bail was set at $75,000, which he was unable to post.
Upper Allen Township Police (717-795-2445)
Police are investigating a hit-and-run in which a vehicle struck a PennDOT directional sign being towed by a PennDOT dump truck about 9:50 a.m. Feb. 13 on Route 15 south in the area of South Market Street exit ramp. Police said the striking vehicle may be a silver sedan with tinted windows, and it may have damage to the left, front bumper/fender area. The vehicle was last seen traveling south on Route 15. Police seek information.
State Police at Carlisle (717-249-2121)
On Feb. 5, someone entered a home in the first block of Farm Lane in Penn Township and stole money.
A 17-year-old Shippensburg boy was injured and taken to UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle after he was ejected from a 1999 Jeep Wrangler when he struck a utility pole while traveling too fast for road conditions on Walnut Bottom Road in Penn Township around 11:23 a.m. Feb. 4. The boy was not wearing a seat belt.
A 20-inch, 21-speed bicycle was found inside a Dumpster in the first block of Forge Road in South Middleton Township on Feb. 12.