Police still searching for assault suspect in Lower Paxton Township


Lower Paxton Township police are still searching for an assault suspect after a manhunt early Tuesday morning.

Police said the call came in as a domestic incident around 4:15 a.m. and two people were taken to the hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

There were initially reports of gunfire, although police said they could not confirm that any shots were fired.  The victims are reportedly not cooperating with investigators.

Central Dauphin said all schools will follow a normal schedule Tuesday.


Officials were called to the 1000 block of Acri Drive in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County around 4:15 Tuesday morning for a police incident.

When abc27 crews arrived, they were told to keep their lights off as officers were searching the area for someone.

Police could be seen searching the area with spotlights. They did not say what the incident is or who the person is that they are looking for.

As of 6 a.m., at least seven police vehicles were at the scene, shutting down Acri Drive.

Residents who came outside to see what was going on were immediately told to go back inside and stay indoors.


This is a developing situation. Stay with abc27 news on-air and online for updates.

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