Domestic Violence Arrest



On August 26th, 2021, at approximately 6:57 am, the police department was dispatched to the 1st block of West Main Street for an active domestic. Upon arrival officers determined a female, later identified as Sawyers, got into an argument with the victim, which turned physical. Sawyers reportedly bit the victim during the incident. There was injury to the victim and Sawyers was arrested. Sawyers was transported to the Cumberland County Prison. She was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Elizabeth Beckley. Bail was set at $5,000, unsecure. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Carol Sawyers, age 54, 1900 block of North 5th Street, Harrisburg, PA 17102

Charges – Simple Assault, Harassment