Police log

October 19, 1997

2 nabbed for theft, resisting arrest

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A Chambersburg man and a Fayetteville, Pa., teen were arrested Saturday night after allegedly stealing a vehicle and trying to flee from police, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

Mark Andrew Brezler, 20, of 195 Echo Drive, Chambersburg, was charged with theft of a motor vehicle, receiving stolen property, possession of heroine and resisting arrest, police said. He is in Franklin County Prison in lieu of $25,000 bail, police said.

Christina Zoharak Pollard, 18, of 626 Coldspring Rd., Fayetteville, was charged with criminal conspiracy to commit theft and receiving stolen property, police said. She is in Franklin County Prison in lieu of $15,000 bail, police said.


At noon Saturday, the two allegedly stole a 1991 Toyota Corolla in the Hamilton Park Apartments complex, police said.

At 9 p.m. police said they received information that the suspects were at 609 Park Circle, Chambersburg.

When police arrived at the address, Brezler attempted to flee on foot, police said.

Teen hurt in wreck

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A Saxton, Pa., teen remains in serious condition at Washington County Trauma Center, Hagerstown, after the car he was driving struck a tree and a telephone pole late Sunday, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

Robert Eldon Wise, 18, of 920 Main St., was traveling west on Pa. 16 at Letzburg Road in Antrim Township at 11:23 p.m. when he fell asleep at the wheel of his 1989 Pontiac Grand Am, causing it to slide sideways and leave the road, police said.

The car continued sliding west and struck a tree with the left front fender and a telephone pole with the left driver's door, police said.

Firefighters from the Mercersburg, Montgomery, Peters and Warren Volunteer Fire Company extricated Wise from the car, police said.

Wise was wearing his seat belt, police said.

The car sustained severe damage, police said.

Smithsburg man faces drug charges

A driver who didn't want to get into trouble called police early Friday and reported that his passenger had illegal drugs in his possession, Washington County Sheriff's deputies said.

Based on that call, Christopher George Price, 18, of 115 Rachel's Court, Smithsburg, was charged with possession of one ounce of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The vehicle was stopped on Jefferson Boulevard around 5:30 a.m.

The driver, who wasn't charged, allegedly told Price he was calling his boss when he was actually calling police, deputies said.

Four students face drug charges

FREDERICK, Md. - Four youths ranging in age from 12 to 16 were arrested Wednesday on charges that they allegedly bought and sold drugs on a school bus.

Middletown High School administrators called Frederick County Sheriff's deputies after two grams of marijuana were seized from a 13-year-old girl.

That girl told deputies she bought the drugs from a 12-year-old boy. That youth told police his brothers, ages 14 and 16, were selling marijuana from their home and also on the school bus traveling to and from school.

The three brothers were charged with distribution of marijuana, conspiracy, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The 13-year-old girl was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, deputies said.

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