Three men face drug and gun charges after a police chase Thursday night that began in Williamsport, according to a press release from the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Michael P. Springer, 19, of 150 Hoffman Road, Falling Waters, W.Va.; Joshua C. Grubbs, 20, of Falling Waters; and Brandon L. McKendrick, 18, of 13819 North Valley Drive, Hagerstown, each are charged with two counts of drug possession and two counts of carrying a handgun in a vehicle, police said in the press release.
Cpl. James Grimm saw three men drive past him in a blue Nissan pickup at Potomac and Conococheague streets. Because none was wearing a seat belt, Grimm stopped the car, Police said.
On Potomac Street near Artizan Street, Grimm saw the pickup accelerate and pass a car in a no-passing zone, police said. The truck turned onto Peach Tree Lane and then Cloverton, where it came to a stop in a residential driveway.