Shippensburg Police Department had a Mazda key with a leather tag with Bentley on it at the Shippensburg Corn Festival. Key was found on Penn Street. Owner can claim the key at the Shippensburg Police Department.
On 8/29/19, at just after 5pm, Lower Allen PD was dispatched to the area of Highland Elementary School for a male acting suspicious and in possession of a gun. Officers encountered the subject, a 14 year old juvenile, who was playing “army” with plastic toy guns. The public was in not in danger at any time during this incident, and this appears to be isolated event. The juvenile is being questioned with a parent. As of this writing, no charging decisions have been made.
Today is the first day of school for the West Shore School District. Please be careful to obey all traffic laws regarding school buses, pedestrians, and crosswalks. Let's work together to make this a safe year for our kids!
Shippensburg Police would like to advise the public that the family involved is safe and the suspect is in custody. This is an on going investigation. There is NO danger to the public. This is the only information that is being released at this time. The Amber Alert and the BOLO has been cancelled.
There was a bear sighting in the area of Christian Life Assembly this morning. The best advice we can give is to leave it alone! He’s likely been roaming far and wide throughout the area and is best left to do so! Keep your pic-a-nic baskets well-guarded, though!