Borough of Cornwall
Deer Struck – A 26-year-old Lebanese woman struck a deer on July 15, 2021 at 9:44 p.m. on the northbound SR 72 just before Maple Avenue. No injuries were reported as a result of this accident. The vehicle was towed from the scene.
Canton of Hanover East
Unauthorized use of a motor vehicle – On July 19, 2021 at 10:37 a.m., PSP Jonestown responded to Lincoln School Rd. With a report of an 11-year-old taking his parents’ car without their consent. The victims were a 59-year-old woman from Jonestown and a 62-year-old man from Jonestown. PSP is investigating.
Vehicle accident – On July 16, 2021 at 4:24 pm, this accident occurred on Gravel Hill Rd. At its intersection with Pine Rd. The accident involved Unit 1, a 1999 Buick Century, driven by Operator 1, a Lebanese from 87, accompanied by Passenger 1, an 89-year-old Lebanese, and Unit 2, a 2017 Toyota Corolla, driven by Operator 2, a 31-year-old male in Grantville. Operator 1 and Passenger 1 reported suspected minor injuries as a result of this accident and were transported via Life Lion for further assessment. Operator 2 reported suspected minor injuries as a result of this accident, but was not transported. Operator 1 was cited for stop signs and yield signs.
Vehicle accident – On July 15, 2021 at 2:17 p.m., this reportable accident occurred at Allentown Blvd. (SR 22) at its intersection with Lincoln School Rd. In the Canton of Hanover East. Unit 1, a 2016 burgundy Cadillac ATS, driven by Operator 1, a 22 year old man from Marysville, was driving west on the right lane of SR 22. Unit 1 crossed the shoulder right of the roadway and continued west to the parking lot of the Hoerner gas station, where Unit 1 slid sideways Unit 2, a 2015 white Chevrolet CK 2500, driven by operator 2, legally parked in a parking space. Unit 3, a 2013 Ford Mustang, driven by Operator 3, and Unit 4, a 2021 Ford F150, driven by Operator 4, were also involved. Operator 1 reported suspected minor injuries as a result of this accident and was transported via Life Lion to Hershey Medical Center. Operator 1 has been cited for reckless driving.
Vehicle accident – On July 17, 2021 at 4:59 p.m., this accident occurred as Unit 1, a 2004 Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Electra Glide Ultra, driven by Operator 1, a 60 year old male from Allentown , accompanied by passenger 1, a 53-year-old man. old woman from Allentown, was heading south on I 81 near mile marker 81.6. Unit 1 was traveling in the right lane when this accident occurred. The tires of Unit 1 lost contact with the wet road surface causing operator 1 to lose control of Unit 1. Unit 1, a motorcycle, fell onto its side. left, which separated Operator 1 and Passenger 1 from Unit 1. 1 continued in a southerly direction, where he arrived at his final rest position in the right-hand lane of I 81. L Unit 1 suffered damage on the left side. Operator 1 was not wearing a helmet or goggles when this accident occurred. Passenger 1 was wearing a helmet and goggles. Operator 1 and Passenger 1 both suffered suspected serious injuries and were transported via Life Lion and South Central to Hershey Medical Center for further medical treatment. Following a more in-depth investigation, Operator 1 did not have a motorcycle endorsement on his driver’s license. PSP Jonestown was assisted on site by Cpl. Winnberg, Fort. Indiantown Gap Fire Department, North Lebanon Fire Department, Life Lion EMS, South Central EMS and Joe May’s Towing. Operator 1 was cited for apprentice permits.
Vehicle accident – On July 17, 2021 at 7:54 p.m., this reportable accident occurred as Unit 1, a 2016 Dodge Challenger, driven by Operator 1, a 34-year-old Coal Twp. man, was heading south on I 81 to mile marker 84.5 in East Hanover Township. Unit 1 was traveling in the left lane and when Operator 1 attempted to switch to the right lane he lost control of Unit 1. Unit 1 crossed both lanes and entered the central median. The initial impact occurred when the front bumper of Unit 1 struck the center center guide rail. Unit 1 traveled further south in the central median and struck the embankment before coming to a complete stop, facing southwest. No injuries were reported as a result of this accident, and Unit 1 was towed from the scene. Operator 1 has been cited for driving the vehicle at a safe speed.
Firearm not to own – On July 17, 2021 at approximately 5:01 p.m., soldiers from the Jonestown PSP responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle on the 800 block of I 81 Southbound near mile marker 81.6. At the scene, soldiers recovered a firearm and marijuana from the vehicle. Upon further investigation, the driver of the motorcycle was found to be a criminal and not to own any firearms. Charges have been filed within MDJ 52-3-04. The arrest was a 60-year-old Allentown man.
Identity theft – On July 15, 2021 at approximately 4:27 p.m., PSP Jonestown soldiers were dispatched to Block 00 of Lincoln School Rd. In Hanover Township East. for identity theft. Upon further investigation, soldiers learned that an unidentified person had opened an unemployment account in the victim’s name. No monetary value was declared lost / stolen from the victim. The Office of the Inspector General of the United States Department of Labor has been made aware of this particular incident. If anyone has any information regarding this investigation, please contact PSP Jonestown at 717-865-2194 and reference incident number PA2021-973585. The victim was a 47-year-old man from Jonestown. The stolen goods included identity.
Canton of Heidelberg
Flight – On December 4, 2020, between midnight and 11:59 p.m., PSP Jonestown responded to Albright Rd. For a theft report. The suspect used a credit card, used the victim’s personal information and made fraudulent purchases. The victim was a man from Lakewood, NJ. The investigation is ongoing.
Township of Jackson
Identity theft – On July 14, 2021 at 9:38 a.m., the victim, a 46-year-old man from Myerstown, arrived at PSP Jonestown to report that his identity had been used to file a fraudulent unemployment claim. The victim recounted that on July 14, 2021, she was contacted by her human resources department in the PA Correctional Service and an unemployment claim was filed using her personal credentials. The victim said his HR immediately rejected the claim and he suffered no pecuniary loss. The victim said she would process a request through the Palestinian Authority’s Ministry of Labor and Industry. The victim received a victim / witness support guide. All information will be forwarded to Syreeta Scott, US Department of Labor. The stolen goods included the identity of the victim.
Bullying – On July 17, 2021 at 11:30 pm, this incident occurred on Yeagley Rd. During the commission of this crime, the victim was punched in the face by the order, causing him to bruise. The arrest was a 55-year-old Myerstown man. The victim was a 51-year-old Myerstown woman.
DUI – On July 7, 2021 at 2:55 am, this incident occurred on South College St. and Grumbine Rd. In the commission of this crime, the orderly drove a vehicle under the influence of a controlled substance. The vehicles involved included a 2006 Toyota Corolla.
Canton of Union
Drug possession – On July 2, 2021 at 6:48 p.m., this incident occurred on SR 72 and Allentown Blvd. At the time of the commission of this crime, the arrested person was in possession of a controlled substance. The arrest was a 21 year old man from Annville. The vehicles involved included a 2006 Toyota Van Container Trailer.
Township of West Cornwall
Vehicle accident – On July 15, 2021 at 4:17 p.m., this crash occurred in the area of block 2300 of Chemin Quentin. The vehicle driven by a 20-year-old Lebanese man was stopped in traffic and a vehicle driven by a 19-year-old Lebanese woman did not stop in time and collided with the rear of the man’s vehicle. No injuries were reported as a result of this accident. A vehicle was towed from the scene.
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