Thief gains access to tavern by kicking through drywall
A determined thief broke into Meda's Tavern Wednesday, gaining access by kicking through the drywall from an adjacent vacant apartment, Hagerstown City Police said.
Cash totaling $720 was taken, including $40 from the cigarette machine, police said.
The tavern is located at 24 1/2 W. Franklin St.
Two charged with disorderly conduct
FREDERICK, Md. - Two people were charged with disorderly conduct Thursday after several picketers became disruptive and began to block traffic at the Rotorex Co., police said.
While deputies were arresting Jessie J. Williams Jr., 23, of Frederick, for disorderly conduct, his sister, Billy Joe Williams, 25, of Thurmont, Md., began to interfere in the arrest, according to the Frederick County Sheriff's Department.