Police briefs - April 26

April 26, 2011

Washington County Sheriff's Office responds to incidents

The Washington County Sheriff's Office responded to the following incidents, according to Lt. Mark Knight. The calls cover the period from 8 a.m. on April 22 to 8 a.m. on April 26:

  • A burglary was reported Monday in the 17000 block of Fair Oaks Court in Hagerstown. There were screwdriver marks on a door jamb but nothing was missing. Deputies have a suspect.
  • A 2010 Premium trailer and a Bobcat zero turn mower were reported stolen April 25 from Beaver Creek Storage at 19941 Beaver Creek Road in Hagerstown. The trailer had a Maine registration of 1597845.
  • A Maryland handicapped placard was stolen from an unlocked 1990 Ford F-250 pickup truck in the 12000 block of Cove Road in Clear Spring.
  • A burglary was reported in the 14000 block of Marsh Pike.
  • A burglary was reported April 22 in the 30 block of Milestone Terrace. The burglary involved a lock that was cut off a shed. Property stolen included a Tapco aluminum brake press, with a tripod and wheels, and an air stapler. Police have two male suspects who were believed to be using a black Dodge Dakota.
  • A tire was cut on a 1998 GMC truck in the 11000 block of Roessner Avenue. The incident was reported April 22.
  • A malicious destruction of property was reported in the 10000 block of Crystal Falls Drive.
  • A rear window was reported broken out of a 2000 Chevrolet Impala on Mill Race Lane in Keedysville on April 24.
  • A laptop computer and three CDs were stolen from an unlocked Ford F-150 pickup truck in the 17000 block of Lexington Avenue.
  • A laptop computer, binoculars, cash and fishing knife were reported stolen from a truck in the 10000 block of Bayberry Court in Hagerstown. A rear window on the truck was left slightly open.

Safe robbed in  Pa.
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — About $1,000 was stolen from a safe in the 1600 block of Richardson Drive in St. Thomas Township on Saturday, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
It is believed the theft occurred about 1:32 p.m., police said.
Anyone with information about the theft can call state police at 717-264-5161.

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