Police investigating dumpster fire
The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department reported the following:
ARSON: Police responded to a reported dumpster fire in the CVS parking lot of the Manheim Shopping Center in the 100 block of Doe Run Road June 6. The fire was extinguished by the Manheim Fire Department. The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Matthew Klinger at 733-0965.
VIOLATION: Police filed criminal charges of failure to comply with registration requirements against Chris Lamar Dull, 37, last known address of 1230 Dridge Hill Road, Lititz. The charges were filed after police received a request by the Pennsylvania State Police to investigate the mandatory registry status of Dull. It was determined that Dull was not compliant regarding the mandatory reporting requirements under this law. Police issued a warrant for his arrest. Dull was apprehended by a Lancaster County sheriff June 9.
DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Police responded to the Manheim Middle School, 261 White Oak Road, Manheim, for an incident related to disorderly conduct involving a juvenile male at 11:25 a.m. June 5. The incident is still under investigation.
PHONE SCAM: Police received information June 6 from a Warwick Township resident, Main Street, Lititz, that an unidentified caller attempted to obtain their personal information through a ruse of lowering their interest rates. The resident immediately became suspicious and disconnected the call.
THEFT: A Warwick Township resident reported at 1:15 p.m. June 6 that an individual, who has not been identified, removed a stand-alone bird with lights from her front porch on Main Street in Lititz. The bird was valued at less than $50.
ASSIST: Police assisted the East Earl Township Police Department who stopped a car within Warwick Township on Rothsville Road in Lititz at 4:35 p.m. June 6. The car was suspected of being involved in a hit-and-run accident in Ephrata Borough. An Ephrata police unit arrived to continue their investigation.
THEFT: Police responded to a reported residential burglary and theft of a Stihl chainsaw and weed eater on West Newport Road in Lititz June 6. Estimated loss of these items is $1,000. The burglary occurred during the daytime while the residents were at church.
THEFT: Police responded to a report that two ceramic jugs were removed from a front porch on Brian Drive in Lititz June 6. The jugs were valued at $25.
THEFT: Police responded to a report that an antique wooden crate and a metal stand with a flag were removed from a front porch on Edgewood Drive in Lititz June 6. The value of stolen items is placed at $50.
THEFT: Police responded to a report of a wooden birdhouse and black wagon removed from a front porch in the 1200 block of E. Newport Road in Lititz June 8. Both items are valued at $100.
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: Police received a report June 8 from a Warwick Township resident in the 600 block of Sue Drive in Lititz that she believes someone is killing the plants in her yard and destroying her lawn ornaments. No value of damage was provided.
The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department serves Warwick, Penn and Clay townships.