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Police briefs

June 16, 2009

Hagerstown Police plan sobriety checkpoint



The Hagerstown Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this weekend in an effort to reduce the number of drunk and drugged drivers on Hagerstown's roadways, Hagerstown Police said in a news release.

The checkpoint is being held in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and program Checkpoint Strikeforce, police said.

Martinsburg man faces drug charges



MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A Martinsburg man was caught with 55 grams of suspected heroin Friday following a drug investigation on Isabelle Drive in Bunker Hill, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff's Department.

William Furley, 28, of Rock Cliff Drive, was charged with possession with intent to deliver a schedule I narcotic controlled substance, said a press release. Daniel Kemp, 30, of 62 Isabelle Drive, Bunker Hill, who was traveling in a vehicle with Furley on Friday, was charged with conspiracy to deliver a schedule I narcotic controlled substance, said a press release.

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The sheriff's department started a drug investigation in the Isabelle Road area after several residents there complained about traffic to a house on the road, police said.

Investigators were watching the house Friday and observed a vehicle leave the residence, the release said.

The vehicle was stopped on Middleway Pike just inside Jefferson County and Furley and Kemp were in the vehicle, police said. Police allege the 55 grams of heroin fell from the inside of Furley's pant leg after the vehicle was stopped. Furley also had more than $2,200 in cash, police said.




Incidents reported in Washington County



The Washington County Sheriff's Department responded to the following incidents, according to Lt. Mark Knight:

Saturday:

o At 12:58 a.m., a domestic dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend was reported in the 300 block of Pangborn Boulevard. No arrests were made.

o At 9:42 a.m., a mailbox was reported destroyed and thrown into a field in the 13700 block of Newcomer Road.

o At 1:45 p.m., two dirt bikes, a generator, two weed whackers and a concrete saw were reported stolen in the 9500 block of Stotlemyer Road.

o At 5:22 p.m., merchandise was reported stolen from Kohl's at 17145 Cole Road. A juvenile was arrested.

o At 8:42 p.m., a Nintendo Wii was reported stolen in a breaking and entering at a residence in the 17000 block of Fair Oaks Court.

Sunday:

o At 12:18 a.m., an assault was reported in the 18800 block of Sandy Hook Road. An arrest was made.

o At 1:20 a.m., a domestic dispute was reported between a husband and wife on Maple Avenue, Boonsboro. No arrest was made.

o At 2:49 a.m., a domestic dispute was reported between a boyfriend and girlfriend in the 100 block of Westside Avenue. No arrest was made.

o At 3:32 a.m., a windshield was reported broken out of a vehicle on Potomac Street in Williamsport.

o At 4:30 a.m., a controlled dangerous substance violation was reported in the 15900 block of Lockwood Road. An arrest was made.

o At 7:59 a.m., vehicle tires were slashed and profanity scratched into the hood of a car were reported in the 11000 block of Rosewood Drive.

o At 10:30 a.m., a barbecue pit was reported damaged in the 200 block of Chapline Street, Sharpsburg.

o At 1:43 p.m., a domestic dispute between a husband and wife was reported in the 20600 block of Wren Lane. No arrest was made.

o At 4:02 p.m., seafood items were reported stolen at Martin's on North Pointe Drive.

Monday

o At 1:46 a.m., an assault involving two sisters was reported in the 11200 block of Marbern Road. No arrest was made.

o At 1:49 a.m., a man was charged with burglary in connection with an incident at B&C Laundromat on Cumberland Street.

o At 2:41 a.m., a home in the 17600 block of Mason Dixon Road was reported entered and cash was reported stolen.

o At 3:23 a.m., a domestic dispute between a male and female was reported in the 23400 block of Foxville Road. No arrest was made.

o At 5:30 a.m., a door was reported damaged in attempted burglary of a house in the 17700 block of Mason Dixon Road.

o At 6:08 a.m., a residence was reported broken into in the 17700 block of Mason Dixon Road. Cash was stolen and vehicles in the garage were rummaged through.

o At 7:15 a.m., windows were reported broken out of a truck at Quality Lawn Care on National Pike.

o At 7:18 a.m., a domestic was reported between a husband and wife in the 20400 block of Cool Hollow Road. No arrest was made.

o At 7:25 a.m., shrubs were reported ripped out of large planter and thrown through the front door at Hagerstown Medical Lab on Lappans Road.

o 600 gallons of fuel were reported stolen at A1 Fleet on Maugans Avenue. The time of the theft was not clear.

o At 9:10 a.m., an apartment was reported broken into on Hunter Hill Road. A camera and cash were stolen.

o At 12:54 p.m., damage to a vehicle in the 11300 block of Youngstoun Drive was reported.

o At 2:35 p.m., controlled dangerous substance violation was reported during a traffic stop on Interstate 81 and Md. 144. A person was charged.

o At 4:45 p.m., cash was reported stolen from a purse in the 17700 block of Mason Dixon Road.

o At 6:39 p.m., a controlled dangerous substance violation was reported at Interstate 81 and Md. 144. A person was charged.

o At 7:24 p.m., a controlled dangerous substance violation was determined to have occurred through a vehicle scan in the sheriff's department's parking lot. Person charged.

o At 9:36 p.m., a controlled dangerous substance violation was reported in Byron Memorial Park, Williamsport. Two people were arrested.

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