Subject Taken into custody for Mental Health Evaluation

On 1/17/2017, at approx. 8:18pm, CPD officers responded to an address in the 100 block of S 3rd St. for a report of a 23 year old female threatening to harm herself by stabbing herself.  Prior to CPD arrival, the female left the residence.  CPD officers located the female walking on N 2nd St @ King St.  After officers spoke with witnesses and the 23 yr old female, it was determined that she would be taken into custody for a mental health evaluation.  She was transported to the Chambersburg Hospital without incident.  The female in this incident was never observed with a knife and no one was injured in this incident. 

Incident Date: 
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:57pm

Case Number: 

2017-00663

Location: 

S Third St
Chambersburg, PA 17201