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

Harrisburg Police arrest man for attempted homicide

Harrisburg Police arrest man for attempted homicide

Harrisburg, PA

On May 18, 2020, Harrisburg Police Officers, with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Task Force, took Maurice Jefferson into custody for his involvement in a shooting incident that occurred on May 15, 2020, in the 600 block of Peffer Street. 

Police say a search conducted upon arrest revealed that Jefferson also had a firearm and narcotics in his possession.   

Jefferson is charged with Criminal Attempt Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Carrying a Firearm Without a License, and Carrying Firearm During Emergency.