Middlesex Township Police (717-249-7191)
Ashlyn Ely, 22, of Carlisle, was charged with criminal trespass and criminal mischief after police responded to a report of an active break-in in the 200 block of Country Club Road and found Ely asleep on a couch inside the residence. The front door of the residence had been forced open and damaged, and Ely did not live at the residence or have permission to be inside. She is being held in Cumberland County Prison on $10,000 bail.
Josiah Weller, 21, of Carlisle, was charged with simple assault, strangulation, harassment and criminal mischief after police said he forced himself into a motel room in the 1200 block of Harrisburg Pike at 11:27 p.m. on Jan. 5 and physically assaulted another person. He remains in Cumberland County Prison on $5,000 bail.
North Middleton Township Police (717-243-7910)
Overnight on Jan. 6 to Jan. 7 someone stole a secured Pepsi machine from the exterior of a building in the 800 block of Harrisburg Pike. Police seek information on the whereabouts on the machine.