Police briefs

July 23, 2010

Moped stolen in Hagerstown

Police on Thursday night were looking for two males who jumped off a moped which had been stolen in Hagerstown, a 911 dispatcher said.

The moped was reported stolen from the 400 block of Mitchell Avenue, the dispatcher said.

An officer with the Washington County Sheriff's Office later spotted the moped and the two youths jumped off the moped on Vermont Avenue shortly after 9 p.m., the dispatcher said.

Franklin County emergency calls

The following incidents were reported by Franklin County (Pa.) Emergency Services:


o At 4:21 p.m., a traffic accident with no injures was reported at 14164 Harbaugh Church Road in Washington Township.

o At 4:28 p.m., a traffic accident with one injury was reported at 1200 Lincoln Way East in Guilford Township.

At 9:51 p.m., a forklift fire was reported at 440 Fifth Ave., in Chambersburg.

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