Eleven vehicles vandalized; tires slashed
Lititz Borough Police Department reported the following:
VANDALISM – Residents from the 200 block of Swarthmore Drive and the 200 block of East Sixth Street reported to police that sometime overnight Nov. 30 someone slashed their vehicle tires. A total of 11 vehicles were vandalized and 17 tires were slashed.
ACCIDENT – Police investigated a non injury accident in the parking lot of a business in the 100 block of East Main Street at 11:20 a.m. Nov. 30. Mildred Gerlach, 87, of Lititz was backing out of a parking spot and hit the vehicle next to her. It was owned by Brian Blough, 40, of Lititz. There were no injuries and both vehicles were driven from the scene.
CRASH – Police investigated a crash at 7:15 a.m. Nov. 26 when a vehicle driven by Amy L. Scharein, 35, Lancaster, struck a vehicle driven by Cassandra Tu, 19, of Lancaster. Tu’s vehicle was stopped on North Broad Street to allow pedestrians to cross in a crosswalk when Scharein’s vehicle struck Tu’s vehicle. No injuries were reported.
CRASH – Police investigated a crash that occurred in the 200 block of North Liberty Street at 9:07 p.m. Nov. 26. Marc C. Beutler, 19, of Lititz lost control of his vehicle and struck a utility pole. No injuries were reported.
CRASH – Police investigated a crash that occurred at the intersection of South Broad Street and West Lemon Street at 6:03 a.m. Nov. 27. A vehicle driven by Lori Blevins, 50, of Lititz struck Cathy Greer, 61, of Lancaster, who was crossing the street in the crosswalk. Greer was taken via ambulance for injuries she sustained.
THEFT – A business owner on South Broad Street reported to police that sometime overnight Nov. 26 someone stole a large trash can from the property.
PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS – Police responded to a 911 call in the 700 block of South Broad Street for a disturbance in progress at 12:47 a.m. Nov. 30. Police found Katie Kemery, 25, of Lititz and Scott Hall, 24, of Lititz walking down the street intoxicated. Police took Kemery and Hall to their residence where they were released. Both were cited with public drunkenness and were summoned into District Court.
VANDALISM – A resident in the 100 block of East Front Street reported to police that sometime overnight Nov. 30 someone egged his vehicle.
THEFT – A resident of the 700 block of South Broad Street reported to police at 3:46 p.m. Dec. 1 that a package, which had been delivered to his doorstep by the USPS, had been stolen by an unknown person.
THEFT – A 17-year-old Lititz juvenile was arrested and charged with one count each of theft and receiving stolen property for thefts that were occurring at his place of employment in the 300 block of West Lemon Street July through October.