At approx. 0227 hrs on 5/27/14, York Area Regional Police officers were on foot patrol in an alley to the rear of the first block of South Pine St. in Red Lion Borough. They encountered an individual by the name of Allen Wayne Harris Jr. age 41 of 155 E. Broadway Red Lion Borough. It was soon determined that Harris had just committed a burglary of a nearby garage. Officers took Harris into custody and began to investigate further. A search of Harris’s garage yielded a large quantity of items that officers immediately recognized as being reported as stolen from multiple locations in Red Lion Borough. All of the items were brought to the police department until the owners can be identified and notification can be made. Harris was interviewed and later charged with multiple counts of burglary, theft and receiving stolen items. He was taken to York County Central Booking for arraignment.
The investigation is continuing and anyone with information is asked to contact York Area Regional Police at; 717-741-1259.