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August 24, 2010
FANNETTSBURG, Pa. -- Pennsylvania State Police said they were looking for a person who committed a burglary Aug. 18. Someone broke into a home on Long Lane and took firearms and a small amount of money, police said in a news release. Police asked anyone with information about the burglary to call 717-264-5161.
NEWS
November 17, 2011
There was nothing new to report Thursday in the investigation of a burglary earlier this week that left one person with a gunshot wound to the foot, Hagerstown Police Chief Arthur Smith said. Smith said the incident remained under investigation. "The things we're doing on that we can't release," Smith said. Police said earlier this week that the burglary occurred Monday shortly after 11 p.m., when one to three males entered an apartment at 460 Summit Ave. with a handgun.
NEWS
March 4, 2013
Two Hagerstown men have been charged by the Washington County Sheriff's Office with a January residential burglary in which about $12,000 in jewelry, electronics and other property were stolen. James Thomas Grapes, 44, of 901 View St., and Scott Anthony Carlson, 39, of 219 N. Cannon Ave., were both charged with first-degree burglary, criminal conspiracy to commit first-degree burglary, theft of $10,000 to $100,000 and criminal conspiracy to commit theft between $10,000 and $100,000, a sheriff's office press release said.
NEWS
August 5, 2010
MCCONNELLSBURG, Pa. -- Police said $150 worth of pills were stolen from a house during a burglary at the West Walnut Street home last week. The burglary, which occurred July 28 between 12:45 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., occurred when an air conditioning unit was pushed out of a second story window, Pennsylvania State Police said. Police said Vicodin and Ibuprofen prescription pills and other pills were stolen. Anyone with information about the burglary can call state police at 717-485-3131.
NEWS
October 19, 2011
Maryland State Police are seeking information on a burglary that happened Wednesday on Jefferson Boulevard. A burglary at a private residence in the 20000 block of Jefferson Boulevard was reported to the Hagerstown barrack at about 3:18 p.m., police said in a news release. A jewelry box containing various jewelry items valued at approximately $500 was reported stolen, police said. A small black car was observed parked in the driveway of the residence around noon Wednesday, police said.
NEWS
December 26, 2010
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in solving a burglary that occurred last week in the 19000 block of Portsmouth Drive off Marsh Pike that resulted in the theft of two motorcycles. Police said a 2009 Kawasaki dirt bike and a 2003 Kawasaki KX100 dirt bike were stolen after a garage door was kicked in at the scene. The burglary occurred between 4 p.m. Thursday and 2:45 p.m. Friday, according to the sheriff’s office. Anyone with information about the theft can call Deputy Bryan Teets at 240-313-2878, ext. 6179.
NEWS
May 21, 2012
Police on Monday arrested a man in connection with a burglary in Clear Spring after they found a vehicle in Williamsport that contained burglar tools and a rifle that was stolen in the crime, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Michael James Morris, 20, of no fixed address, was charged with first- and second-degree burglary, theft over $1,000, possession of controlled dangerous substance paraphernalia and possession of burglar tools, police said. At 8:45 a.m. Monday, officers responded to a property in the 12000 block of Cove Road in Clear Spring for a report of a burglary, according to a news release.
NEWS
July 15, 2010
The Washington County Sheriff's Office on Thursday released a sketch of a suspect in several burglaries, including one Wednesday in the 1800 block of Abbey Lane in Hagerstown. Police believe two other burglaries are connected to the Abbey Road incident, Cpl. Greg Alton said Thursday. One of the burglaries occurred on Day Road and the other was being investigated by Hagerstown Police, Alton said. Alton said investigators believe the cases are tied to another incident, where a woman was assaulted while she was walking on Landis Road.
NEWS
January 14, 2013
The Washington County Sheriff's Office received reports of the following incidents between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday: A burglary was reported in the 200 block of South Artizan Street in Williamsport. A burglary was reported in the 20700 block of Emerald Drive near Hagerstown. A burglary was reported in the 100 block of North High Street in Funkstown. A burglary was reported in the unit block of East Cemetery Street in Funkstown. A burglary was reported in the 1600 block of Dual Highway near Hagerstown.
NEWS
December 26, 2012
Three juveniles were arrested Wednesday morning in connection with a burglary at a vacant house in the 16000 block of Virginia Avenue, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. The teenagers were in the house and were involved in illegal drug activity, police said. The teenagers were arrested at about 10:30 a.m. after they fled the house and were apprehended near Virginia Avenue and Interstate 81, police said. The teenagers were expected to be charged with fourth degree burglary and possession of controlled dangerous substance paraphernalia, police said.
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September 5, 2013
Hagerstown police respond to incidents The Hagerstown Police Department reported the following incidents: Wednesday At 2:12 p.m., an emergency commitment was reported in the 100 block of Eastern Boulevard North. At 3:02 p.m., lost/found property was reported in the 800 block of Woodland Way. At 3:07 p.m., a theft was reported in the 900 block of Oak Hill Avenue. At 3:59 p.m., a burglary was reported in the 100 block of East First Street. At 5:05 p.m., a traffic accident was reported at Guilford and Surrey avenues.
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By DON AINES | dona@herald-mail.com | September 5, 2013
A Washington County Circuit Court judge on Thursday sentenced a Hagerstown man with a long criminal record to eight years in prison after he entered an Alford plea to conspiracy to commit a third-degree burglary in a January break-in linked to a federal case. “Given your record, you certainly ought to thank your lawyer,” Circuit Judge Donald E. Beachley told James Thomas Grapes Jr., formerly of View Street. Beachley told Grapes he could have faced a much longer sentence had he been convicted by a jury.
NEWS
August 27, 2013
Two Martinsburg men accused of a home-invasion style robbery Tuesday afternoon were arrested shortly after the incident was reported, the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office announced. Roger Carter Doleman, 27, and Raheim Raphael Doleman, 26, each were charged with single counts of robbery, burglary, assault during the commission of a felony and obstructing and two counts of conspiracy, police said in a news release. Raheim Doleman also was charged with driving suspended and fleeing on foot, police said.
NEWS
August 23, 2013
Two Hagerstown men who entered guilty pleas earlier this year in a series of burglaries and thefts that occurred in December 2012 were sentenced to state prison terms Thursday in Washington County Circuit Court. Washington County Circuit Judge Dana Moylan Wright sentenced William Koreem Becton Hardison, 22, to 40 years in prison, with 20 years suspended, according to court records. Hardison pleaded guilty in May to four counts of first-degree burglary, the court records said.
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By DON AINES | dona@herald-mail.com | August 1, 2013
Bond for a Hagerstown woman was revoked after she pleaded guilty this week in Washington County Circuit Court to participating in a rash of burglaries with her brother and boyfriend. Jordan Linn Boerstler, 20, of Links View Drive pleaded guilty on Monday to two counts of first-degree burglary, and one count each of third-degree burglary, criminal conspiracy to commit theft between $10,000 and $100,000, criminal conspiracy to commit theft between $1,000 and $10,000, and theft between $1,000 and $10,000, according to court records.
NEWS
July 31, 2013
Hagerstown Police respond to incidents The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following incidents: Monday  At 2:34 p.m., a personal injury accident occurred at Frederick Street and Kenly Avenue.  At 2:44 p.m., a suspicious person was reported in the first block of West Franklin Street.  At 2:46 p.m., a disorderly conduct/disturbance incident was reported in the 700 block of Lanvale Street.  At 3 p.m., a theft from a vehicle was reported at Oak Hill Avenue and Country Club Road.
NEWS
July 22, 2013
The Hagerstown Police Department has reported the following incidents: Sunday At 3 p.m., malicious destruction of property was reported in the 900 block of Concord Street. At 3:01 p.m., malicious destruction of property was reported in the 10300 block of Noland Drive. At 3:10 p.m., a vehicle theft was reported in the 300 block of North Mulberry Street. At 3:10 p.m., a burglary was reported in the 200 block of West Side Avenue. At 3:30 p.m., a burglary was reported in the 1200 block of Potomac Avenue.
NEWS
June 2, 2013
The Hagerstown Police Department responded to the following incidents: Saturday • At 4:32 p.m., a missing person was reported in the 500 block of Papa Court. • At 5:32 p.m., a theft was reported in the 300 block of West Howard Street. • At 7:07 p.m., a property damage accident was reported in the 1700 block of Dual Highway. • At 8:40 p.m., a burglary was reported in the 900 block of Pope Avenue. • At 9:28 p.m., a vehicle was towed at Downsville Pike and Oak Ridge Drive.
NEWS
May 22, 2013
A Shepherdstown man was arrested Tuesday on charges of burglarizing a restaurant, according to the Shepherdstown Police Department. Sean Michael Riley, 30, address unavailable, was charged with burglary, petit larceny and destruction of property in connection with a Sunday evening burglary at Domestic restaurant, 117 E. German St., police said. The restaurant was entered through an unlocked door and several unspecificed items were removed, police said. A wooden mallet was used to break the restaurant's front window, police said.
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