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August 27, 2009

Hedgesville man charged with breaking and entering after theft at French's store



HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. -- A 35-year-old Hedgesville man was charged with breaking and entering after money was stolen from a cash register at French's Store at 7509 Hedgesville Road, West Virginia State Police said in a news release.

The break-in was discovered at 7 a.m. Thursday, police said.

The store owner talked to police about the theft, then called back less than two hours later. She reported a man was staggering around and asking where his car was.

Police found money in Arthur Andrew Patton's pocket and questioned him about the break-in. The money was recovered for the store and Patton was arraigned in Berkeley County Magistrate Court, police said.

Dead sheep dropped on a Hamilton Township, Pa. driveway



CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- Someone dropped a dead sheep on a Hamilton Township, Pa., driveway Monday or Tuesday, Pennsylvania State Police said in a news release.

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The sheep was found on a driveway in the 900 block of Lehman Road, police said.

Dog stabbed repeatedly during burglary



CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- A Chambersburg man's dog was stabbed several times during a burglary late Wednesday, Pennsylvania State Police said in a news release.

Someone broke into a home on Hillcrest Avenue in Hamilton Township, Pa., and stole prescription medicine in addition to stabbing the dog, police said.

Anyone with information may call police at 717-264-5161.

Police did not know the condition of the dog.

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