On December 9, 2018 at approximately 2345 hours, Carlisle Police observed a vehicle without head lights or tail lights activated after sunset that matched the description from an earlier hit and run accident. A traffic stop was initiated on the vehicle in the first block of E Ridge St, Borough of Carlisle, Cumberland County however the vehicle failed to stop for police. Eventually, the operator stopped the vehicle and fled on foot in the 600 block of S Hanover St. The operator was located inside a residence and identified as Joshua Myers. Myers was determined to be intoxicated and driving on a DUI-suspended license. Myers was arrested and taken to Cumberland County Prison for arraignment.
The following charges were filed against Myers: Fleeing and Eluding (F3), Driving under the Influence (M1), Driving on a suspended license while DUI (M2), a Habitual Offender license violation (M3), and other summary traffic violations.