Police log in Feb. 15 Morning Herald

February 15, 2001

Police log in Feb. 15 Morning Herald

Woman in fair condition after her parked car struck

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - A Waynesboro woman was listed in fair condition at Waynesboro Hospital Wednesday night after the car she had just parked struck her when it was pushed by another vehicle.

Michelle Blessing of 505B W. Main St. had parked her car when it was struck by a 1996 Ford van driven by Ricky L. Calimer of Waynesboro. The impact moved Blessing's vehicle at least two car lengths, Waynesboro police said.

Rescue personnel had to extricate Blessing from beneath her car.

Police said the accident was under investigation Wednesday night.

15 pounds of marijuana seized by police agencies

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Area law enforcement agencies seized more than 15 pounds of marijuana from a Chambersburg residence Tuesday.

The Chambersburg Police Department Crime Impact Team, Pennsylvania State Police and the Franklin County Drug Task Force had been investigating drug activity and served a search warrant at 1781 Lincoln Way East, Apartment B, Tuesday.


Police seized more than 15 pounds of marijuana with a street value of more than $18,000 and drug paraphernalia, Chambersburg Police alleged.

"It's not the largest, but it's obviously a very good size load that we got out of that residence. It is certainly something we are happy about," said Chambersburg Police Chief Michael DeFrank.

Police charged Orlando Alban, 27, of New York, with possession with intent to deliver. He was in Franklin County Prison Wednesday on $50,000 bail, police said.

Mary Jane Hinton, 29, of 183 Perry Road, Fayetteville, Pa., was charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and committed to the county jail for a parole violation, police said.

Keymar man faces charges after driving vehicle off road

FREDERICK, Md. - A Keymar, Md., man was cited for driving on a revoked license after losing control of his car and driving off the road on Md. 75 south of Libertytown, Md., Maryland State Police in Frederick said.

Police said Daniel J. Mohr was driving an F-150 pickup truck south on Md. 75 when he lost control on a sharp curve around 7:27 p.m.

The pickup went off the road and up an embankment before coming to rest on its side.

Mohr also received driving while intoxicated and negligent driving citations.

Crime Solvers seeks help in finding gas station robber

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Crime Solvers of Franklin County is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person who robbed a Chambersburg gas station last April.

The robbery happened around 6:15 p.m. April 16, 2000, at Beckner's Wayne Avenue Sunoco, 1070 Wayne Ave.

The robber walked into the business and said, "This is a hold-up," while covering his hand with his shirt as if he were brandishing a weapon, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

The man fled on foot with cash from the register.

He is described as a white male in his late teens, 5-feet 5-inches tall with a thin build. He had short, light hair and a pale complexion. He was wearing a dark blue T-shirt under a white T-shirt, which was pulled up over the lower part of his face.

Anyone with information can call Crime Solvers at 717-263-3000. Information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person involved may result in a reward up to $1,000.

Informants do not have to leave their names.

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