Police log

November 03, 2003

Md. man charged with stealing tools

FREDERICK, Md. - The Frederick Police Department arrested a Carroll County, Md., man Thursday in connection with a burglary at the residence of a police officer.

Police charged Timothy Pickett, 27, of 3327 Marston Road in Westminster, Md., with fourth-degree burglary and two counts of theft under $500 in connection with Thursday's incident. Police allege Pickett entered a residential garage and stole tools.

Pickett was working in the area with D&B Landscaping, according to police.

Man faces various charges after crash

FREDERICK, Md. - The Frederick Police Department charged a 47-year-old Frederick man with numerous traffic violations following a crash Thursday afternoon.

Police charged Douglas R. Fowler, of 266 Longford Drive, with operating an unregistered motor vehicle, negligent driving, driving under the influence of alcohol and driving while impaired by alcohol.


Police allege Fowler drove his van off Andover Lane and struck a child's swing set, a tree and the rear of 226 Shannon Brook Court. No injuries were reported, police said.

Police investigating hit-and-run crashes

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police at Chambersburg are investigating a pair of hit-and-run crashes in Guilford Township over the weekend.

Police said a white 1989 Pontiac Grand Am was sideswiped on Interstate 81, near exit 10, at 3 p.m. Friday. The driver of the Pontiac, Brittany White of Greencastle, Pa., reported minor injuries.

The vehicle was described only as gray with "two older occupants," police said.

Police also are investigating an incident in which a 2004 White Pontiac Grand Am was struck while parked legally outside of a Perkins on Lincoln Way East between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sunday. Damage was reported to the right rear bumper of the car, which was rented by Janice E. Schei of Tulelake, Calif.

Anyone with information on either hit and run crash is being asked to call state police at 717-264-5161.

Driver avoids injury when vehicle flips

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A Chambersburg man was not injured during a one-vehicle crash that ended with his car on its roof.

State Police at Chambersburg said a 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier sustained severe damage when it rolled onto its roof on a sharp bend at the intersection of Kettlesprings and Mt. Cydonia roads at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Police said Kevin R. Shives, of 1033 S. Main St., was not injured as a result of the crash.

Election signs are removed, police say

QUINCY, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police at Chambersburg are investigating the theft of election signs between Oct. 27 and Friday.

Police said election signs for Kerry Bumbaugh, who is mounting a write-in campaign to retain his position as Quincy Township Supervisor, were removed from along Anthony Highway in Quincy Township.

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