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July 02, 2008

Hagerstown Police respond to report of shots fired on Locust Street

The Hagerstown Police Department responded Wednesday night to a report of shots fired at 13 N. Locust St., Sgt. Rebecca Fetchu said.

No one was injured in the incident, which happened just before 9 p.m., Fetchu said.

Detectives still were investigating the incident about 11 p.m.

Five hurt in three-vehicle crash on U.S. 11 near Greencastle

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Five people sustained minor injuries Tuesday in a three-vehicle crash on U.S. 11, according to a Pennsylvania State Police press release.

The accident happened about 5:10 p.m. just north of Interstate 81 near the Mason Dixon Auto Auction, police said. Two cars and a minivan all were southbound on U.S. 11 when the minivan and the Pontiac Sunfire behind it stopped for turning traffic, police said. The Dodge Spirit behind them failed to stop, and struck the rear of the Pontiac, pushing it forward into the minivan, police said.


The driver of the Dodge, the driver and passenger of the Pontiac, and two of the passengers in the minivan sustained minor injuries, police said.

Chincoteague pony stolen from St. Thomas Township property

ST. THOMAS, Pa. - A Chincoteague pony was stolen last week from a St. Thomas Township property, according to a Pennsylvania State Police press release.

The pony is mostly brown with a white marking on its left front shoulder, police said. The marking was described as "like a horse's head and shoulders looking backwards," police said.

The pony was taken from the 2300 block of St. Thomas-Williamson Road between June 27 at 3 p.m. and June 28 at noon, police said.

SCOTLAND, Pa. - A 12-year-old girl's purple Roadmaster bicycle was stolen Tuesday from the first block of Salem Road in Greene Township, according to a Pennsylvania State Police press release.

The bike was taken between 1:30 and 7 p.m., police said.

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Assorted jewelry was stolen from a home in the 9000 block of Gap Road in Quincy Township during a Tuesday afternoon burglary, according to a Pennsylvania State Police press release.

Anyone with information may contact Pennsylvania State Police in Chambersburg at 717-264-5161.

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