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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.