Police briefs - June 24

June 24, 2011

Incidents reported to Hagerstown Police Department

 The following incidents were reported by the Hagerstown Police Department:


  •  A domestic assault in the 200 block of West Side Avenue.
  •  Damage to a vehicle in the 1000 block of Security Road.
  •  A theft at Byers Stop N Go.


  •  An assault in the first block of South Potomac Street.
  •  A stolen bicycle was recovered at Washington Street Pawnbrokers.
  •  A theft in the 500 block of Lynnhaven Drive.
  •  A theft in the 12900 block of Little Elliott Drive.
  •  A drug violation in the 500 block of Summit Avenue.
  •  A traffic accident at Locust and Franklin streets.
  •  A theft on Wesel Boulevard.


  •  A person was arrested for being a rogue and a vagabond in the first block of East Baltimore Street.
  •  Disorderly conduct in the 100 block of Jonathan Street.
  •  A drunken-driving arrest in the 200 block of East Washington Street.
  •  An injured person in the 900 block of Dewey Avenue.
  •  A domestic assault in the 400 block of North Locust Street.
  •  A second-degree assault in the 1000 block of Westport Drive.
  •  A traffic accident at Cannon and Franklin streets.
  •  A window was damaged in the 100 block of Ray Street.
  •  A burglary in the 500 block of Church Street.
  •  A second-degree assault at Fairgrounds Park.
  •  A theft from a vehicle in the 1100 block of Hamilton Boulevard.
  •  Damage to property in the 300 block of North Cleveland Avenue.
  •  A disturbance in the 400 block of Guilford Avenue.

Incidents reported to Washington County Sheriff's Office

The following incidents were reported Thursday and Friday by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office:

  • An attempted break-in in the 18600 block of Dixie Circle.
  • A burglary in the 13100 block of Orchid Drive.
  • A lock was cut in the 100 block of Hump Road.
  • U.S. currency was stolen in the first block of Redwood Drive.
  • A chain saw, a chain saw case and other items were stolen in the 17200 block of Church Road.

Engine blocks stolen in Hamilton Township

Four engine blocks were stolen from a residence earlier this week in Hamilton Township, Pa., Pennsylvania State Police said.

The thefts occurred between Tuesday and Thursday in the 400 block of West Commerce Street, according to a state police press release.

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