Police briefs

February 23, 2008

Pa. police seek man driving Md. truck

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - As they investigate a number of daytime burglaries in Franklin and Adams counties, Pennsylvania State Police are looking for a man driving a white truck with Maryland tags.

All of the burglaries occurred early Thursday in the Penn National and Greene Knolls developments, police said.

One homeowner surprised the burglar and was able to tell police that the burglar was a white man in his 20s, dressed in construction-style clothing.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 717-264-5161.

HPD responds to calls

Hagerstown City Police took the following reports in recent days.


· Lost or stolen Kodak digital camera, reported at 1:23 p.m.

· Theft of vehicle/recovered stolen vehicle from 1191 Fairchild Ave., reported at 7:10 p.m.



· Second-degree assault in the first block of West Franklin Street, reported at 5:23 p.m., arrest made.

· Theft of a purse from North Hagerstown High School, reported at 4:05 p.m.

· Burglary, 142 S. Mulberry St., toolboxes taken, reported at 4:21 p.m.

· Drug violation/littering, 900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, reported at 7:43 p.m., two arrests

· Attempted burglary, 30 E. Antietam St., reported at 9:15 a.m.

· Second-degree assault/disorderly conduct, 422 Salem Ave., reported at 10:18 a.m., one arrest

Tuesday, Feb. 19:

· Second-degree assault, 1222 Crescent Road, reported at 7:28 p.m., two charged

· Second-degree assault, 529 Salem Ave., reported at 11:05 p.m., one arrest

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