Police, fire briefs - Jan. 12

January 12, 2012

18-year-old charged in Facebook threat to blow up Chambersburg school

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — A Pennsylvania man was charged on Wednesday with threatening on a Facebook posting to blow up Chambersburg Senior High School, Pennsylvania State Police said.

Seth Michael Siebor, 18, of Lattimore Valley Road in York Springs, Pa., was charged with making terroristic threats, according to a state police news release.

Troopers said Siebor was located on Latttimore Valley Road in Adams County, Pa., and taken into custody.

Siebor was taken to the Franklin County Prison.

The amount of his bond was unavailable Thursday morning.

Teen charged in theft of $980 from Sears store

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — A 17-year-old on Wednesday was charged with stealing $980 from a cash register at the Sears Department Store in Chambersburg Mall.

The boy, who lives in Chambersburg, was charged with theft, according to a state police news release.

Troopers believe the money was stolen from Dec. 22, 2011, through January, the release said.


Franklin County Emergency Services report

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


  • At 3:29 a.m., a vehicle fire on Interstate 81 south in Guilford Township.
  • At 5:25 a.m., a vehicle fire on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
  • At 6:56 a.m., a traffic accident in the 4100 block of Mercersburg Road in Peters Township.


  • At 10:14 p.m., a traffic accident in the 800 block of Stamford Drive in Guilford Township.
  • At 7:11 a.m., a commercial fire alarm in the 5100 block of Innovation Way in Greene Township.


  • At 3:58 p.m., a traffic accident in the 11700 block of Wharf Road in Washington Township.
  • At 8:15 p.m., a traffic accident in the 13400 block of Blue Ridge Avenue in Washington Township.
  • At 10:32 p.m., a house fire in the 3000 block of Orchard Drive in Chambersburg.


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