Simple Assault

On January 3rd, 2017 at approximately 2:15 PM, the Carlisle Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 1st block of West Locust Avenue for a report of an unidentified male that had pointed a small, black handgun at another individual, putting that individual in fear for their life. The male fled the scene before police arrival, leaving the victim physically unharmed.

The male was described as being a dark-skinned, black male, approximately 5'7" to 5'9", weighing between 150 to 200 pounds, between the ages of 25 and 30, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans with a yellow number "2" on the seat of the pants, and a backpack. The male also had glasses on and had facial hair.

Police are attempting to identify the male. Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the Carlisle Borough Police Department at (717) 243-5252.

Incident Date: 
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 2:14pm

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1st Block of West Locust Avenue
Carlisle, PA 17013