Police briefs - March 21

March 21, 2011

Incidents reported to Washington County Sheriff's Office

The following incidents were reported Friday through Monday by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office:

  • A burglary in the 13300 block of Edgemont Road.
  • A driveway was spray painted in the 17700 block of Bluebell Drive.
  • Tires were slashed in the 17600 block of Homewood Road.
  • Money was stolen in the 21500 block of Jefferson Boulevard.
  • Various items were stolen in the 17100 block of Cole Road.
  • A battery was stolen in the 14200 block of Falling Waters Road.
  • A theft in the 13600 block of Donnybrook Drive.
  • Money was stolen in the 10900 block of Gaywood Drive.
  • A theft in the 10700 block of Van Lear Drive.
  • A theft in the 11100 block of Medical Campus Road.
  • A theft in the 11200 block of Hollywood Road.
  • Various items were stolen in the 17300 block of Valley Mall Road.
  • A chainsaw was stolen from a vehicle in the 21000 block of Jefferson Boulevard.
  • Registration stickers were stolen from a vehicle in the 11400 block of Fawnbridge Drive.

Three charged in Martinsburg sobriety checkpoint

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A sobriety checkpoint in the 1200 block of North Queen Street from midnight to 4 a.m. Sunday resulted in three arrests on charges of driving under the influence, Martinsburg police said in a news release.

Police charged Danielle M. Shaw, 37, of P.O. Box 1456, Martinsburg; Charles W. Twyman Jr., 46, of 14 Leman Road, Ranson; and Bernard B. Butler III, 26, of 208 Warren Ave., Baltimore. Shaw was charged with aggravated DUI; Twyman with third-offense DUI and driving on a revoked license; and Butler with DUI.

Police said 246 vehicles passed through the checkpoint. Nine vehicles were stopped and five drivers were tested, according to the news release.

Fire, accidents reported in Franklin County

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

  • At 10:02 p.m., a mobile home fire in the 7700 block of Cumberland Circle Extended in St. Thomas Township.
  • At 10:25 p.m., a traffic accident in the 7600 block of Cumberland Highway in Letterkenny Township.
  • At 11:35 p.m., a traffic accident at Buchanan Trail East and Buchanan Trail East in Washington Township.
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