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Police, fire briefs - July 18

July 18, 2011

Man flown to Meritus with self-inflicted gunshot wound

A man was flown to Meritus Medical Center Monday to be treated for a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Washington County Sheriff Douglas Mullendore said.

Mullendore said the incident happened at about 7:25 a.m. at a home on Wheeler Road, which is west of Boonsboro.

Further details, including the man’s condition, were not available.

Incendiary device causes porch fire in Smithsburg

SMITHSBURG - The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s office said it was investigating a Molotov-type incendiary device that was put on the front porch of a home Monday at 31 S. Main St. in Smithsburg.

The owner of the home reported the incident at about 7:10 a.m., according to a fire marshal’s office press release. No damage was done to the home.

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The Smithsburg Fire Department and Washington County Special Operations responded to the scene.


$532 in gasoline stolen from Antrim Township station

Pennsylvania State Police said someone pumped $532 worth of gas and left without paying at the Sunoco station at 705 Buchanan Trail in Antrim Township.

The incident occurred at about 1:45 a.m. Friday, according to a state police press release.

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


Quincy Township man says $900 stolen in house break-in

A Qunicy Township, Pa., man told Pennsylvania State Police that someone broke into his house Sunday and stole $900.

The incident occurred between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at a home in the 6300 block of Nunnery Road, according to a state police press release.

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


Incidents reported to Washington County Sheriff's Office

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

  • A PlayStation 3 game system and several other items were stolen from a home in the 11300 block of Youngstoun Drive.
  • Several items were stolen from a shed in the 2600 block of Taulton Lane.
  • Money and other items were stolen from a home in the 3500 block of Trego Mountain Road.
  • A laptop computer was stolen from a home in the first block of West Bishop Lane.
  • A lawn mower was stolen in the 11300 block of Sword Road.
  • A window screen was vandalized in the 17400 block of Apple Blossom Court.
  • A windshield was vandalized in the 100 block of Hump Road.
  • Money was stolen in the 13900 block of Tropicana Drive.
  • A purse was stolen in the 9400 block of Morning Walk Drive.
  • A laptop computer was stolen in the 19600 block of Longmeadow Road.
  • An antique squirrel fur coat was stolen in the 12800 block of Cathedral Avenue.
  • Tools were stolen in the 18900 block of Osage Drive.
  • Copper was stolen on Beagle Club Lane.
  • A vehicle key was stolen in the 14000 block of Village Mill Drive.
  • A Nintendo DS XL was stolen in the 1400 block of Howell Road.
  • A bicycle was stolen in the first block of West Maple Street.
  • A vehicle tag was removed from a 1994 Dodge van in the 17500 block of York Road.
  • A theft from a vehicle on Keep Tryst Road.
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