Police briefs

July 21, 2004

Police seek help in finding city teen

Hagerstown Police have asked the public to help them find Stephanie Ann-Marie Dellinger, 16.

She was last seen at her home on East Washington Street in Hagerstown on July 13 at 1:30 a.m.

She is 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighs about 130 pounds and has brown eyes and brown hair.

Police have asked anyone who has seen her to call them at 301-790-3700.

Hagerstown police respond to calls

The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following reports over the last few days, according to Sgt. Curtis Wood:


  • An assault and burglary were reported in the 600 block of West Washington Street at 11:50 p.m.


  • Damage to property and an attempted break-in were reported in the 300 block of Henry Avenue at 7:59 a.m.

  • A theft by a shoplifter was reported at CVS on West Washington Street at 11:13 a.m.

  • A 24-inch boys bicycle was reported found at Western Heights Middle School at 12:43 p.m.

  • A found wallet was reported in the 100 block of West Franklin Street at 3:25 p.m.

  • The theft of a power washer was reported in the 700 block of Sunset Avenue at 7:48 p.m.

  • The theft of a purse was reported at Wal-Mart on Garland Groh Boulevard at 9:34 p.m.

  • The theft of a white Nissan vehicle was reported. The date and place were not given.


  • A theft was reported in the 400 block of North Prospect Street at 4:45 a.m.

Lawn mower reported stolen

A lawn mower was reported stolen from a residence Monday night, the Washington County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday morning.

The lawn mower was stolen from a residence on North Colonial Drive, which is off Dual Highway near Eastern Boulevard.

Woman hurt in crash is in fair condition

A Cascade woman injured during a crash on the property of the former Fort Ritchie Army base last week continued to be treated at Washington County Hospital Tuesday.

Teresa L. Cooper, 35, of 474-1 W. Reckord Ave., was listed in fair condition Tuesday evening, a hospital spokeswoman said.

The conditions of five juveniles also injured in the crash were not released Tuesday, and the investigating deputy from the Washington County Sheriff's Department could not be reached for comment.

Deputies said Cooper's station wagon was traveling south on Cushman Avenue Thursday evening when she was unable to slow the vehicle down due to a mechanical failure.

While attempting to turn onto West Banfill Avenue, the vehicle ran off the road, continued onto a concrete bridge abutment and went airborne. The vehicle then ran down into a culvert and came to rest after hitting several rocks and a tree, according to deputies.

Man charged with having illegal DVDs

A New Jersey man was charged with counterfeit trademark violations following a traffic stop on Interstate 81 Tuesday, Maryland State Police said.

Marcus S. Jasper, 34, of Plainfield, N.J., was charged with one felony and one misdemeanor count of a counterfeit trademark violation.

Officers stopped a 1994 Acura, being driven by Jasper, about 8:53 a.m., police said. Police allege 130 counterfeit DVDs were found in the trunk of the car, about 70 of which were the recently released film "I, Robot."

Man faces assault, weapons charges

FREDERICK, Md. - A Frederick man was charged in connection with an assault Tuesday morning, the Frederick Police Department said.

Ahmed J. Williams, 36, of 236 E. Fifth St., was charged with second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, wearing/carrying a deadly weapon, malicious destruction of property, discharging fireworks without a permit, possession of fireworks with intent to discharge without required permit and placing firecracker in preparation to burn structure, police said.

Police said officers were dispatched to the 100 block of E. Sixth Street for reports of shots fired about 10:36 a.m., though it was later determined the noise was made by a firecracker. Police allege Williams threw a firecracker into a residence after a disagreement with a Sixth Street resident.

Man wanted in stabbing is caught

FREDERICK, Md. - A Frederick man wanted in connection with an attempted armed robbery and stabbing on July 8 was taken into custody Tuesday about 4 p.m., the Frederick Police Department said.

Quinn C. Sullivan, 19, of 1360 David Lane, was charged with attempted armed robbery, first- and second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, possession of a deadly weapon with intent to injure and possession of marijuana, police said.

Juveniles face charges

GREENCASTLE, PA. - Pennsylvania State Police have charged two juveniles with a residential burglary that occurred between 10:30 a.m. Sunday and 3:30 a.m. Monday.

Police said the unidentified juveniles entered the house on Sherwood Drive in Antrim Township and removed several unspecified items. They were charged in the burglary and turned over to juvenile authorities, police said.

Pa. man charged

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A Chambersburg man was charged with aggravated assault and resisting arrest following a pursuit by Pennsylvania State Police Saturday night.

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