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Police briefs - July 20

July 19, 2011

Dump truck collides with school bus

A dump truck ran into the back of a Washington County Public Schools bus on U.S. 40 in front of Dorsey Brothers Floor & Wall Covering Tuesday afternoon, according to Maryland State Police.

There were no children on the bus, and there was only minor damage to the truck and the bus, police said.

Two adults on the bus were taken to Meritus Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.


Business Parkway vandalism reported

The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating numerous reports of vehicles and other property along Business Parkway being spray-painted sometime Monday or Tuesday.

The vehicles and property along the road off Greencastle Pike west of Hagerstown were painted with red and gray spray paint, according to a news release.

It is believed the vandalism occurred after 5 p.m. Monday and before 6 a.m. on Tuesday, the release said.

Anyone with information about the vandalism can call Deputy 1st Class Joel Footen at 240-313-2100.

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Hagerstown police respond to incidents

The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following incidents, according to spokeswoman Barbara Pickett:

July 9:

  • An assault was reported in the 600 block of Oak Hill Avenue.
  • An armed robbery was reported in the first block of Ross Street.
  • A disorderly conduct incident occurred in the 1000 block of Noland Drive. An arrest was made.
  • A stereo was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 30 block of Baltimore Street.
  • Money was reported stolen from the W House at 519 N. Locust St.
  • A vehicle was reported scratched in the 900 block of Mulberry Avenue.
  • Damage to property was reported in the 600 block of Adams Avenue.
  • A purple Magna bicycle with white lettering and a pink and black Roadmaster bicycle were found at the Martins at 1729 Dual Highway.
  • An assault was reported in the 1000 block of Main Avenue.
  • Damage to a window was reported in the 100 block of Main Avenue.
  • A first- and second-degree assault were reported in Court 1 on Noland Drive. An arrest was made.


July 10:

  • A person was arrested at Baltimore and Prospect streets for a failure-to-appear violation.
  • A burglary was reported in the 200 block of South Locust Street.
  • A Yamaha YZF 450 all-terrain vehicle and a Kawasaki 125 cc dirt bike were stolen in the 900 block of Salem Avenue. The four-wheel vehicle was royal blue and the dirt bike was black and green.
  • A vehicle crash with an injury occurred at Baltimore Street and Summit Avenue.
  • Two tires with rims were reported stolen in the 200 block of Mealey Parkway.
  • A silver 2001 Saturn was reported stolen in the 100 block of East Franklin Street. The car had a Maryland tag with the registration of 1AF9240.


July 11:

  • A disorderly conduct incident was reported in the first block of West Franklin Street. An arrest was made.
  • A theft of a wallet was reported in the 300 block of Northern Avenue.
  • A Tomos Nitro scooter was found in the 200 block of East Washington Street. The scooter was bluish-purple in color.
  • A fraudulent use of an ATM card was reported at Columbia Bank at 1585 Long Meadow Road.
  • A missing person was reported in the 200 block of Hayes Court.
  • A pink 26-inch girls mountain bike was stolen in the 200 block of Hayes Court.
  • A theft was reported at the Martins on Wesel Boulevard.
  • A theft of medication was reported in the 300 block of South Locust Street.


July 12:

  • Damage to a window and door were reported in the 30 block of West North Avenue.
  • A Forest River camper was reported stolen from Keystone RV at 201 Edgewood Drive. The camper had white and orange lettering.
  • A GPS unit and a garage door opener were stolen from a vehicle in the 300 block of Fridinger Avenue.
  • A money order was stolen in the 100 block of Summit Avenue.
  • An assault was reported in the 500 block of Salem Avenue.
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