Maryland State Police conduct sobriety checkpoint
Maryland State Police on Tuesday conducted a sobriety checkpoint in Washington County for St. Patrick's Day.
State troopers and deputies from the Washington County Sheriff's Department conducted saturation patrols in the area of the checkpoint.
During the operation, 964 vehicles passed through the checkpoint. Police said two people were charged with driving under the influence, four were charged with drug possession, three with driving on a suspended license and one person was arrested on an open warrant.
Intruder takes cash, items, van
FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. -- Pennsylvania State Police were investigating a burglary and theft of a van at a home in the 6000 block of Fairway Drive West, according to a state police press release.
Someone broke into the residence and took a safe containing money, personal documents, golf collector wrist watches, pocket watches and jewelry, police said. The intruder also stole a jewelry box containing money, police said.