On Thursday, August 22, 2019 at approximately 4:44 PM officers from the Shippensburg Police Department were dispatched to an apartment at 304 North Fayette Street for a report of a domestic, reported a male subject beating on a female. Officers arrived and spoke to a witness. The witness advised the male subject took an adult female and seven year old child, making them get into a vehicle. Through the investigation the officers were able to identify the subjects involved and learned that Kelvin MOJICA-REYES, the suspect was just served with a Protection From Abuse Order (PFA) on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 in Franklin County. The PFA was issued through Franklin County and protected the adult female and child. The order stated the suspect was not to have any contact with either victim. An AMBER ALERT was activated for the victims.
Later that evening both victims were found unharmed. The suspect was taken into custody by PSP Chambersburg Station. The suspect was turned over to the Shippensburg Police Department where he was transported to the Cumberland County Booking Center to be arraigned on the following charges: Kidnapping, Burglary, Criminal Trespass, Unlawful Restraint, False Imprisonment and Simple Assault. The suspect has since been arraigned and was denied bail. The suspect has been committed to the Cumberland County Prison.
The Shippensburg Police Department would like to thank all the agencies who assisted or offered their assistance with this investigation and to the public for providing tips.