Armed robbery at liquor store
Hagerstown City Police were searching for an armed robber of a liquor store about 10:20 p.m. Friday night.
The robber was described as a white male, about 6-foot-1 or 6-foot-2, about 40 years old and wearing a ball cap, dark pants and a blue/green plaid shirt, said Sgt. Jack Hall. He was carrying an automatic gun, Hall said.
Hall would not say how much money was stolen from Roxy Liquors at 287 Frederick St.
No one was injured. There was one clerk in the store at the time, Hall said.
House fire on Gilardi Road
BOONSBORO- The rear of a two-story house on Gilardi Road was severly damaged by fire Friday night.
Charles Sigler said he was putting the dog out about 10:15 p.m. when he noticed smoke at the back of the house.