The Sentinel police log for Aug. 5:
East Pennsboro Township Police (732-3633)
• Police said they have received numerous calls for attempted phone scams in the township. The phone numbers on caller ID often appear to come from a local source, but police said the numbers likely originate from out of the country. Residents are cautioned not to provide any personal information, including credit card and banking numbers, to anyone over the phone or via email.
• Rafeeq M. Bush, 21, of Summerdale, was charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia after an incident at 1:15 p.m. Aug. 14 at Central Penn College. Police said they were called to the college for a report of people smoking marijuana. Upon arrival, officers say they found Bush in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
State Police at Carlisle (249-2121)
• Police are investigating a theft from a vehicle after a number of vehicles were entered overnight between Aug. 5 and Aug. 6 on 4th Street in South Middleton Township.
• A 17-year-old male suffered minor injuries after a one-vehicle crash at 10:57 p.m. Aug. 13 on Creek Road north of Carlisle Road in West Pennsboro Township. Police said the Newville teen was driving a 1992 Acura Vigor west on Creek Road when he lost control of his vehicle, which struck an embankment, causing the vehicle to overturn on its roof. The teen was not transported to a hospital.
• A passenger was injured after a two-vehicle crash at 11:45 a.m. Aug. 12 on the Holly Pike at its intersection with Pine Road in South Middleton Township. Police said Clyde R. Lebo, 51, of Carlisle, was driving a 2006 Dodge Dakota waiting to turn left when a tractor-trailer driven by Kenneth R. Holquist, 58, of Carlisle, did not see him until the last minute and rear-ended the car. Neither Holquist nor Lebo were injured, but Lebo’s passenger, Susanne Lebo, 56, of Carlisle, suffered minor injuries and was transported via Yellow Breeches EMS to Carlisle Regional Medical Center. Holquist was cited for traveling too fast for conditions.
• Copper piping and wiring worth about $350 was stolen from a property in the first block of Station Road, Penn Township, sometime between Aug. 9 and Aug. 10. Police seek information.
State Police at Newport (567-3110)
• Police are investigating an incident in which a known suspect used a woman’s credit card without her permission at various locations in Perry County between Aug. 1 and Aug. 14. The investigation continues.
State Police at Harrisburg (671-7500)
• A New Cumberland woman was injured after a one-vehicle crash at 2:34 p.m. Aug. 12 on Route 581 in Camp Hill. Police said Kelly A. O’Neill, 20, was driving a 2005 Ford Mustang on the on-ramp to Route 581 east when she lost control of the vehicle, which exited the ramp on the left, went through the grass median, crossed Route 581 eastbound off-ramp to Route 15 north, where it struck a guardrail. O’Neill was treated and released on the scene by Lower Allen EMS, and was cited for failure to stay on roadways laned for travel.
• Police are investigating a hit-and-run that occurred at 6:10 a.m. Aug. 9 on Interstate 83 in Lemoyne. Robert L. Miller, 39, of Etters, was traveling north on I-81 just prior to the exit for Lemoyne, when a vehicle in the left lane failed to stay in the lane and impacted the driver-side mirror of Miller’s vehicle. Miller’s 2003 Chevrolet Silverado then impacted the concrete barrier, police said. The vehicle in the left lane continued without stopping. Miller was not injured in the crash.
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