Carlisle Police (717-243-5252)
Dennis Michael Driscoll, 49, of Carlisle, was charged with forgery, theft by unlawful taking, theft by deception and receiving stolen property after police received a report of stolen checks from the 400 block of C Street at 2:25 p.m. Sept. 25. Police said Driscoll had stolen checks from a family member and over the course of a month, cashed more than a dozen checks in excess of $2,000.
Police received a report from a woman who said she had been pistol whipped by a man about 2:30 a.m. Sept. 24 in the first block of North Hanover Street. The woman described the man as black, 6-foot-1 and wearing a black hat and a long-sleeved blue shirt with white stripes and writing on the back. Police seek information.
Jesse D. Reed, 38, of Landisburg, was charged with theft by deception, loitering and prowling at night, criminal mischief and public drunkenness after police said he attempted to get into a residence in the 100 block of North Pitt Street through a window on Sept. 20. A resident confronted him, and he fled to the first block of North Pitt Street, where he entered a parked vehicle. Police discovered him and charged him. Reed was also charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after he fled police at 12:57 p.m. Sept. 23 when they attempted to talk to him about the above mentioned incident. Police said he was seen attempting to dispose of drug paraphernalia and a bag of a controlled substance.
Denise Barrick, 34, was charged with criminal mischief after police said she struck the hood of a silver sedan with her fists multiple times, causing damage, after an altercation with another woman to the rear of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in the first block of East High Street on Sept. 15.
North Middleton Township Police (717-243-7910)
A motorcyclist was injured after a one-vehicle crash on Waggoners Gap Road at 10:16 p.m. Sept. 26. Police said Jason Fahnestock, 37, of Carlisle, was operating a motorcycle south on Waggoners Gap Road and making a right turn onto Enola Road when he lost control of the motorcycle. Fahnestock was treated at the scene by EMS for a leg injury and transported to Holy Spirit Hospital.
Armando Xavier Vargas Jr., 46, of Auburn, Washington, was charged with simple assault after police said he assaulted a co-worker inside the Carlisle Fairgrounds at 9:49 p.m. Sept. 26. He was subdued by Carlisle Events security until township police took him into custody.
State Police at Carlisle (717-249-2121)
Between 7 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. Sept. 18, a green trash can was stolen from outside a home in the first block of Sheeley Lane in South Middleton Township.
Multiple items were stolen from a home in the first block of Greason Road in West Pennsboro Township between 10:30 p.m. Sept. 20 and 9 a.m. Sept. 21.
Copper bars were stolen from the first block of Mainsville Road in Southampton Township between 8:46 p.m. and 9:36 p.m. Sept. 25.
Between 4 p.m. Sept. 25 and 7:20 a.m. Sept. 26, copper wire and construction equipment was stolen from the 100 block of Centerville Road in West Pennsboro Township.
Gregory Lewis Kujawski, 33, of Carlisle, was charged with felony aggravated assault, misdemeanor simple assault and harassment following an incident in South Middleton Township on Sept. 26.
State Police at Newport (717-567-3110)
Sometime between 8:30 p.m. Sept. 12 and 5:15 a.m. Sept. 22, a .40 caliber Smith & Wesson Sigma was stolen from a home on Lincoln Street in Duncannon.
Rebekah L. Showalter, 35, of Duncannon, and Shane M. Wolf, 42, of Ickesburg, were injured when Showalter became distracted by her cellphone and crossed the yellow line while traveling west on New Bloomfield Road in Penn Township around 6:26 p.m. Sept. 8. She struck Wolf’s vehicle head on.
Around 4:10 a.m. Sept. 7, a 34-year-old woman reported that someone had attempted to enter her home in the 400 block of South Third Street in Oliver Township.
Someone trespassed onto a vacant property in the first block of Klinger Lane in Carroll Township around 5:02 p.m. Sept. 25.
Four 12-year-old boys got into a fight at Susquenita Middle School in Penn Township around 1:25 p.m. Sept. 18, which resulted in two of the boys being charged with summary harassment.