EARP answers township calls

Eastern Adams Regional Police (EARP) answered a variety of calls between May 21 and May 31.

May 21

9:40 p.m. — Police defused a situation between a husband and wife during a domestic in the 2100 block of Carlisle Pike.

May 22

6:56 a.m. — Police determined a resident did not need assistance after a 9-1-1 hang up on Birch Lane.

3:10 p.m. — A woman told police a man she did not recognize drove suspiciously past her house “very slowly” three times.

May 23

3:36 p.m. — Police searched for a man in a white Ford truck relative to an attempted fraud. The complainant said the man came to his residence to solicit a seal coating job for the driveway, and upon questioning, acted “suspiciously” and left.

7:23 p.m. — Police spoke to the manager of Winter Gardens after two men attempted to steal cases of hamburger from a cargo trailer.

8:39 p.m. — Police charged Edward A. Swope, 65, of New Oxford, after his car ran off the road into a ditch in the 800 block of Red Hill Road. Police allege Swope was intoxicated. He was charged with two counts of a lane violation and two counts of driving under the influence (DUI), according to a magisterial docket.

May 24

11:34 p.m. — A “suspicious male” was trespassing on New Oxford High School property; the area was secure.

May 25

12:44 a.m. — Police instructed a driver to leave the New Oxford Shopping Center after being parked for over an hour.

3:07 p.m. — Police determined a resident did not need assistance after a 9-1-1 hangup call from the 700 block of Red Hill Road.

5:17 p.m. — Police defused a situation between two parties at the intersection of Corey and Locust lanes.

5:31 p.m. — Police stopped a vehicle wanted in connection with a hit-and-run in the 4700 block of York Road.

6:59 p.m. — Police located a suspect involved in a hit-and-run in the 2200 block of Carlisle Pike. The person did not stop after drifting off the road and hitting a mailbox.

8:52 p.m. — Police investigated a supposed “rabid” raccoon on Casey Drive; the animal was released without incident.

9:07 p.m. — Police determined a resident did not need assistance after a 9-1-1 hangup in the 400 block of Red Hill Road.

May 26

9:29 p.m. — A male returned safely home after being reported missing on West Locust Lane.

May 27

1:42 p.m. — Police defused a customer disturbance at a business in the 1500 block of Carlisle Pike.

May 28

1:10 a.m. — Two dogs ran off before being returned to their owner on Birch Lane. The dogs were not found.

May 29

2:21 a.m. — Only one resident was present when police arrived in the 300 block of Drummer Drive for a domestic between partners.

3:30 a.m. — Police determined a resident did not need assistance after a 9-1-1 hangup from Hidden Acres Lane.

11:30 a.m. — Police provided requested information to a business owner in the 1700 block of Storm Store Road.

5:45 p.m. — An alarm drew police to the 1500 block of Irishtown Road; the area was secure.

5:50 p.m. — Police removed several tree limbs from the road in the 400 block of Irishtown Road.

6:14 p.m. — Police notified PennDOT to clear a tree blocking the road in the 500 block of Mount Misery Road.

8:08 p.m. — Police asked an owner to relocate a vehicle in the 1300 block of Red Hill Road.

9:04 p.m. — Police cancelled fire department response after a fire alarm was set off by a storm in the 100 block of Frock Drive.

May 30

6:15 a.m. — A driver was cited after leaving her vehicle unattended following a crash in the 700 block of Oxford Road. The vehicle ran off the roadway into a tree; the damaged car was towed by Mike’s Towing.

5:41 p.m. — Police issued a warning to a vehicle operator for reckless driving in the 400 block of Ling Road.

May 31

4:00 a.m. — Police pulled a vehicle out of a ditch at a residence in the 1100 block of Irishtown Road after a driver miscalculated when pulling out of his driveway.

1:15 p.m. — Police determined a resident did not need assistance after a 9-1-1 hangup in the 100 block of Hanover Street.

1:57 p.m. — A crash with someone injured occurred at the intersection of Hanover Street and Brickyard Road.

6:06 p.m. — An alarm drew police to the 1600 block of Carlisle Pike; the property was secure.

EARP lists New Oxford calls

Eastern Adams Regional Police (EARP) handled an assortment of incidents between May 23 and May 31.

May 23

5:05 p.m. — Police notified the Adams County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ACSPCA) about a cat in the care of a resident in the 100 block of East High Street.

8:12 p.m. — Police could not find a driver supposesly driving without a license in the 500 block of North Bolton Street.

May 24

12:35 p.m. — An owner retrieved property found by the police in Center Square.

12:55 p.m. — Someone asked a Lincoln Way West resident for personal information over the phone.

5:47 p.m. — Emergency medical services (EMS) treated a resident in medical distress in the 100 block of South Peters Street.

11:24 p.m. — EMS treated a resident in medical distress in the 200 block of West Golden Lane.

May 25

7:15 p.m. — Police confronted trespassing individuals in the 200 block of West Golden Lane.

9:47 p.m. to 11:14 p.m. — Police received firework complaints from residents in the vicinity of East High and Hanover streets.

11:08 p.m. — Police spoke to people about loud music in the 200 block of West Golden Lane.

May 26

1:50 p.m. — Police provided traffic control for a parade of 150 motorcycles riding through West High Street and Center Square.

7:54 p.m. — A Commerce Street resident told police items totaling $600 were stolen. The complainant told police a set of golf clubs, a pressure washer and a string grass trimmer were stolen from an unsecured shed between May 12 and 26.

May 29

6:28 p.m. — Police found a resident clearing a tree from a blocked road in the 400 block of Lincoln Way West.

May 30

6:41 p.m. — Policed transported a dog to the ACSPCA before notifying the owner in the 100 block of South Peters Street.

May 31

6:59 p.m. — A vehicle struck a parked vehicle when pulling out of a parking spot in the 200 block of West Golden Lane.

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