By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

20 year old on probation for DUI controlled substance arrested by police for Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police Officer

20 year old on probation for DUI controlled substance arrested by police for Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police Officer
Shippensburg Police looking to return bike found
Shippensburg Police looking to return bike found

Shippensburg, PA Police in Shippensburg say they found a Roadmaster mountain bike was found by the wood line near Hoffman Mills, today, October 14, 2019.  The owner may claim it at the Shippensburg Police Deptartment by providing a further description....

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Mechanicsburg, PA

On Sunday, October 6 at 12:06 AM, Upper Allen Police say they attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation and failed to stop for police. After a vehicle pursuit, authorities say the driver eventually stopped in a parking lot and was identified as  20 year old Justin  Barritt of Elizabethtown.

Barritt is on probation from charges he pleaded guilty to in April 2019 for DUI: Controlled Substance – Metabolite – 1st Offense, DUI: Controlled Substance – Schedule 1 – 1st Offense and other charges. Lancaster County Probation filed a request for a warrant for Barritt’s arrest on October 2, 2019.

Barritt was taken into custody and transported to the Cumberland County Prison. 

Charges:
Fleeing or attempting to elude police officer
Duty of driver on approach of emergency vehicle
Driving under suspension
Driving vehicle at safe speed

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Don Shaw

Don Shaw journalist covering local news for The Pennsylvania Chronicle (717) 461-2107 don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com