Police log for Sept. 18

September 18, 2000

Police log for Sept. 18

Watches, clothing stolen at Boonsboro

BOONSBORO - Watches and clothing valued at $2,000 were stolen from a vacant Boonsboro store recently, Washington County Sheriff's deputies said.

The burglar entered the rear of 1 N. Main St., by prying the steel door out of its frame sometime between 5 p.m. on Sept. 2 and 10 a.m. Sept. 16, deputies said.

Deputies estimate the damage to the building to be $400.

Deputies ask anyone with information to call 301-791-3020.

Woman injured in head-on crash

A Hagerstown woman was in critical condition at Washington County Hospital Sunday evening after a head-on collision on Md. 66 near Horseshoe Lane Saturday, Maryland State Police said.

Police said Sharon Leith Harvey, 39, of 11023 Crystal Falls Drive, Hagerstown, was driving a 1995 Geo Prism north on Md. 66 when she allegedly crossed the center lane and collided with a 1994 Chevrolet pickup truck driven by Eric Joel Blair, 28, of 16559 Conovale St., Hagerstown at 11:10 p.m.


Harvey was flown to the Washington County Hospital and Blair was taken there by ambulance, treated and released.

Police are continuing their investigation.

Business robbed in Cascade Sunday

CASCADE - A burglar made off with alcohol, money and cigarettes from a McAfee Hill Road business Sunday morning, Maryland State Police said.

Police said the burglar broke into vending machines inside and outside Chocolate Park Tavern, 14429 McAfee Hill Road in Cascade between 3 a.m. and 7 a.m. Sunday.

A large amount of alcohol and cigarettes and other property valued at $800 were taken as well as $900 in cash.

Police said $800 in damage was done to the property.

State police ask anyone with information to call them at 301-739-2101.

Money taken from Pa. business

NEWBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the theft of approximately $3,000 in cash from a Lurgan Township commercial garage on Saturday.

The report said a money bag containing the cash was stolen from the Black Road garage of Herb Clark between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Also stolen were 28 vehicle inspection stickers, according to police.

Pumpkins used to pelt cars in Pa.

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Pumpkins were tossed at several vehicles, mailboxes and a home over the weekend by people, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

The report said a gourd was thrown through a window at the Edenville-Cheesetown Road home of Arlene Hall in St. Thomas Township at about 9:30 p.m. Friday. Also pelted with pumpkins between Friday night and Saturday morning were a 1952 Oldsmobile, a Fleetwood Wilderness trailer and several mailboxes along Edenville Road, Nottingham Drive, Canterbury Drive and Crottlestown Road, all in St. Thomas and Hamilton townships, police said.

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