On September 9, 2020, the Lower Allen Township Police Department's arrest warrant for Jose Martinez was served.
- Warrant Type: Criminal
- Date Issued: Tuesday August 18th, 2020
- Issuing Authority: MDJ Delozier
- Holding Department: Lower Allen Township Police Department
- Docket Number: CR-375-20
- Reference ID: LA-20-03855
On July 27, 2020 11:20 PM, Lower Allen Township Police officers observed a silver Nissan Sentra driving with an inoperable brake light. A traffic stop was initiated in the 3600 block of Simpson Ferry Road and the driver was identified as Jose Martinez. When asked for his driver's license, Martinez advised that he did not have one. His license is suspended and the vehicle had an expired inspection.
A search of the vehicle was conducted. In the rear seat was a metal pipe with a kitchen knife attached to one end to form a homemade spear. Martinez had active warrants. While attempting to take Martinez into custody, he pulled away and resisted arrest.