Saturday's Sentinel police log
Carlisle Police (243-5252)
• Several stuffed animals valued at $300 and gift cards were stolen from a vehicle between 9:50 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in the 100 block of South Pitt Street. Police seek information.
• A baby Jesus in a manager was stolen from a nativity scene in the 100 block of Garland Drive between Dec. 4 and 5. According to police, the scene was made by the victim’s husband who recently passed away and the victim asks that the piece be returned to the nativity scene. The piece is baby Jesus lying in a red manger with a painted white cloth over the baby. Police seek information.
• Courtney Burwell, 32, of Carlisle was charged with criminal mischief at 4 p.m. Nov. 16 in the 100 block of North Hanover Street. According to police, officers received a report of a vehicle being keyed while it was parked in the rear of the Legion on North Hanover Street. Burwell was found to be the suspect and charged, police said.
• Chad M. Griffie, 35, of Carlisle was charged with theft by unlawful taking at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 30 in the 100 block of North Hanover Street. According to police, Griffie stole $300 from another person and admitted to the crime.
• Ronadale Wallace, 35, and Scott Peiffer, 41, both of Carlisle were charged with conspiracy to theft by unlawful taking, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and Peiffer was also charged with driving while operating privilege suspended or revoked at 3:38 p.m. Dec. 1. According to police, a vehicle was reported stolen at 2 p.m.. Dec. 1 from the 400 block of South Hanover Street from the parking lot of Rite Aid. The victim went inside the store and when he came back out, his vehicle was gone, police said. The vehicle was found in Monroe township by Upper Allen Township Police and Peiffer and Wallace were found inside the vehicle, police said. Both were arrested and charged.
• *Editor's Note: Sean Speece completed the ARD Program and the following charges were expunged. Sean Speece, 28, of Mt. Holly Springs was charged with DUI, DUI highest rate and criminal mischief at 2:18 a.m. Dec. 1 in the first block of North Pitt Street. According to police, the manager of Alibi’s reported to police that a man who just left the bar threw a bottle through a window and shattered it. The man ran from the scene, employees chased him and a witness saw him enter the parking garage and get into a car and leave. Officers pulled over the vehicle in the 100 block of South Hanover Street and Speece was arrested for DUI and the previous incident.
Middlesex Township Police (249-7191)
• Jason Dick, 40, of Newville was charged with DUI on Wolfs Bridge Road on Dec. 5. According to police, the vehicle was pulled over for speeding and swerving and Dick was found driving and intoxicated. He refused a legal blood draw, police said.
State Police at Carlisle (249-2121)
• Two people were injured in a head-on crash at 7:29 a.m. Nov. 22 on Britton Road, Shippensburg Township. According to police, Zachary T. Zulli, 21, of Schwenksville was driving a 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 when he failed to yield the right of way while making a left-hand turn onto Fogelsanger Road and hit a 1994 Toyota Celica driven by Ryan D. Frazer, 29, of Shippensburg. Frazer was taken to Chambersburg Hospital by Shippensburg EMS. Zulli was injured but declined transport, according to police. Zulli was charged with vehicles turning left.
• An unknown person entered an unlocked vehicle in the 1400 block of Viewmore Drive, South Middleton Township, between 10 p.m. Dec. 3 and 8 a.m. Dec. 4 and stole $1.50 in change from the ashtray.
• Two men, ages 23 and 25, who police did not identify, were charged with theft at Monro Muffler in the 900 block of Walnut bottom Road, South Middleton Township, between Nov. 23 and 26. According to police, they were supposed to deposit money at a bank, totalling $1,983.36, but never did.
• Janelle A. Cunningham, 23, of Mt. Holly Springs was charged with driving at safe speed after a crash at 7:50 a.m. Dec. 6 on Holly Pike, South Middleton Township. According to police, she was driving a 2000 Mitsubishi SUV behind a 1995 Dodge minivan, driven by Francis E. Thomas, 63, of Mt. Holly Springs, that was attempting to turn right at Old York Road. Cunningham failed to stop and rear-ended the vehicle, police said. A passenger in Thomas’ vehicle, Koren E. Sease, 39, of Carlisle was taken to Carlisle Regional Medical Center by Cumberland Goodwill EMS for moderate injury. Thomas was injured but refused care, according to police.
• Zachary S. Nehf, 24, of Newburg was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, two counts of DUI controlled substance, disregard traffic lane and failure to use safety belt at 2:13 a.m. Nov. 3 in the 100 block of Gilbert Road, Southampton Township. According to police, the vehicle was pulled over for several traffic violations and Nehf was found driving and intoxicated.
• Delia J. Valencia, 20, of Chambersburg was charged with DUI, DUI minor, disregard traffic lane, turning movements and required signals and careless driving at 2:44 a.m. Nov. 4 on Ritner Highway at Walnut Bottom Road, Shippensburg Township. According to police, the vehicle was pulled over for traffic violations and Valencia was found driving and intoxicated.
• James E. Heikel III, 21, of Mechanicsburg was charged with DUI, DUI highest rate, failure to keep right and driving wrong way at 1:57 a.m. Nov. 7 on West Locust Street at North York Street, Mechanicsburg. According to police, the vehicle was stopped going the wrong way and Heikel was found driving and intoxicated.
• Elizabeth R. Rieman, 20, of Wallingford was charged with DUI, DUI minor, DUI high rate at duties at stop signs at 12:32 a.m. Nov. 17 on Route 696 at Bard Drive, Shippensburg Township. According to police, the vehicle was pulled over for running a stop sign and Rieman was found driving and intoxicated.
• Shaynekqua N. Foster, 21, of Philadelphia was charged with DUI, DUI highest rate and duties at stop sign at 2:17 a.m. Nov. 17 on Route 696 at Lancaster Drive, Shippensburg Township. According to police, the vehicle was pulled over and Foster was found driving and intoxicated.
• Daniela M. Garcia-Cruz, 25, of Carlisle was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to carry registration, operating vehicle with required financial responsibility, no headlights and no rear lights at 11:15 p.m. Nov. 28 on Route 641 at Army Heritage Drive, South Middleton Township. According to police, the vehicle was pulled over and Garcia-Cruz was found in possession of the items.
State Police at Newport (567-3110)
• A 17-year-old boy was charged with possession of marijuana at 10:24 p.m. Dec. 3 on Valley Road, Rye Township. According to police, the boy was found with a small amount of drugs and was charged.
• A land survey peg was stolen from the property at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 22 in the 800 block of Keystone Way, Centre Township. Police are currently investigating.
• A check was stolen from a home at 3:29 p.m. Nov. 27 in the 200 block of Maple Avenue, Marysville. Police continue investigating.
• Police are looking for a person after a retail theft at Home and Auto Hardware at 4 p.m. Nov. 21 in the 5000 block of Spring Road, Carroll Township. According to police, the suspect took two carbon steel plug taps and left the store without paying.
• Police are reminding residents to remove valuables from vehicles and lock the doors after four thefts were reported between the 300 block of North Market and the 400 block of South Front streets, Liverpool, between 9 p.m. Dec. 5 and 4 a.m. Dec. 6. According to police, four vehicles were broken into and an ornamental snowman, a car amplifier and two GPS units were stolen. Police seek information.
• Bradley E. Hammaker, 38, of Duncannon was charged with simple assault and harassment at 11:33 p.m. Nov. 15 in the first block of Paradise Road, Wheatfield Township. According to police, officers responded to the location and found that Hammaker had punched and kicked another person several times.
• Robert L. Deihl, 35, of Shermans Dale was charged with habitual offenders, driving while license suspended or revoked, disregard traffic lane and failure to notify police of an accident with damage to a vehicle at 10:45 p.m. Nov. 19 on Creek Road, Carroll Township. According to police, Deihl’s vehicle went off the road and hit a tree. Deihl then fled the scene, leaving the vehicle, police said.
Information is from police reports and may be incomplete depending on the status of an investigation. Phone numbers are non-emergency.