Carlisle Police (717-243-5252)
Cameron Weiss, 18, of Lititz, was charged with possession of an altered firearm, firearms not to be carried without a license, possession with intent to deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a small amount of marijuana after an investigation at 12:43 a.m. Oct. 24. Police said they were investigating an ongoing criminal mischief complaint in the first block of West South Street when the occupants of a vehicle spotted the patrol vehicle and bailed out of the car, fleeing the scene. The occupants were located a few blocks away, and police found a black backpack in the car containing a firearm with an altered serial number, drug paraphernalia and a large jar containing marijuana. Weiss was determined as the owner of the backpack.