W.Va. man charged in June burglary
A Martinsburg, W.Va., man was arrested Thursday in connection with a burglary that occurred in June, according to a press release from the Washington County Sheriff's Department.
Gideon Eugene Elliott Jr., 22, of 826 Nipetown Road in Martinsburg, was charged with three counts of burglary, two counts of theft, malicious destruction of property and illegal possession of a firearm, police said.
Elliott stole about $19,000 worth of property, including tools and firearms, from a house in the 13000 block of Kaiser Ridge Road in Hagerstown on June 11 while the owner was at work, police said.
Elliott was being held at the Washington County Detention Center on $60,000 bond, police said.
Police searching for suspect in robbery
WARFORDSBURG, Pa. - The Exxon in Warfordsburg was robbed Tuesday night by a man armed with a handgun, according to a press release from Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg, Pa.