Area police investigated a number of crimes this weekend. Some of the crimes include: False ID, Hindering Apprehension or Prosecution, Retail Theft, Criminal Mischief and a Hit and Run
Arrested in the Bronx on CPD Warrant
A man wanted by Chambersburg police on false identification charges dating back to February has been arrested in New York.
Radiant K Williams, 36, is in custody in the Bronx, New York, on an arrest warrant issued Feb. 22 by Magisterial District Judge Glenn Manns.
Williams’ address is listed as Chambersburg in local court documents. He faces charges here of providing false information about his identity to a uniformed police officer during a traffic stop.
Police pulled the vehicle he was driving over that day and had just advised him that he was under official investigation.
In addition to the false ID charge, a misdemeanor, he has three summary offenses pending. Those include improper use of a dealer registration plate, driving without a license and not having a registration permit with the vehicle he was driving.
Arrest Warrant Issued
Chambersburg police obtained a warrant this week for the arrest of Gail Taneen Brown, 42, of Chambersburg.
She is accused of withholding information as to the identity of a driver who fled the scene of an accident, and who was driving Brown’s vehicle at the time.
Magisterial District Judge Glenn Manns issued an arrest warrant for Brown on a misdemeanor charge of hindering apprehension or prosecution by providing false information to law enforcement officers.
Anyone with information about Brown’s location is asked to contact the Chambersburg Police Department at (717) 264-4131.
Retail Theft Arrest
Chambersburg Police responded to Sheetz located at 875 Norland Avenue for a report of a retail theft. Store employees reported a male concealed a six pack of beer in his backpack and exited the store.
A 16-year-old boy identified as the suspect has been charged with one count of retail theft.
Criminal Mischief Investigated
CPD responded to Penske Logistics, 1440 Sheffler Dr., at 8:42 p.m. Nov.11 for a report of criminal mischief. Several vehicles owned by employees were vandalized while they were working their shift that evening.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Chambersburg Police Department at (717) 264-4131.
Theft by Unlawful Taking
CPD took a report of bricks stolen from the Borough Farm on Dump Rd. on Nov. 26. The bricks were light brown and dark brown in color on their own respective pallets. Both pallets were approximately half full.
If anyone has any information regarding this incident you can submit a tip through Crimewatch or contact CPD at 717-264-4131.
Accident Involving Damage to Attended Vehicle
Charles Eichelberger was charged with Accidents involving damage to an attended vehicle or property after he purposely ran his Nissan truck into the back of a beer delivery truck in the parking lot of 1121 Lincoln Way E. causing slight damage to the rear of the truck and a hand truck attached to the back, then leaving the scene.