Skip to main contentSkip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.

Sentinel police log for Jan. 6

  • 0
Police log logo new

Carlisle Police (717-243-5252)

  • Police are investigating the theft of a license plate in the 200 block of Lincoln Street at 11:47 p.m. Jan. 1. Police were initially called to the location the next day after the victim noticed the plate missing and a newly scratched “x” on the trunk lid. Video surveillance shows a woman removing the license plate from the vehicle. She is described as white, heavier set with dark red hair.

State Police at Harrisburg (717-671-7500)

  • Christopher Williams, 35, of Columbia, South Carolina, was charged with felony prohibited possession of a firearm and possession with intent to deliver, as well as misdemeanor DUI controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop on Interstate 81 south in East Pennsboro Township at 6:14 p.m. Jan. 4. Police said they stopped a vehicle with a Georgia registration due to speeding. Police determined Williams was in possession of a Smith and Wesson .40-caliber pistol, about 2.5 pounds of suspected marijuana, about 168 grams of suspected psychedelic mushrooms and about 10 suspected THC vape cartridges. Police determined Williams was a felon who was not allowed to possess a firearm. He remains in Cumberland County Prison on $50,000 cash bail.

Information is from police reports and may be incomplete depending on the status of an investigation. Phone numbers are nonemergency.


Sign up for our Crime & Courts newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Today's Sentinel police log includes an aggravated assault arrest of an employee at a Middlesex business and an attempted aggravated assault incident in Lower Mifflin Township.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


News Alerts

Breaking News