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May 21, 2010
HANCOCK -- A Berkeley Springs, W.Va., man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after the car he was driving struck a Maryland State Police cruiser Wednesday night in Hancock, according to a police news release. Darryl Lynn Hall, 38, of Rock Hill Place also is charged with driving while his license was revoked, failure to keep to the right of the center line and negligent driving, police said. He was being held on $25,000 bond Thursday night at the Washington County Detention Center, jail officials said.
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NEWS
August 29, 2010
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- A 27-year-old Chambersburg man was charged with indecent exposure after two women reported seeing a naked man posing along Pa. 995 Saturday night, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Two 20-year-old women were heading north in the 1000 block of Warm Spring Road, also known as Pa. 995, around 11 p.m. Saturday when they saw a naked man posing against a sign along the roadway, according to an affidavit of probable cause from state police. The women weren't sure what they had seen at first, so they turned around and went back, police said.
NEWS
by DAVE McMILLION | September 21, 2004
charlestown@herald-mail.com CHARLES TOWN, W.VA. - Three local men were charged following a police pursuit on W.Va. 51 Saturday morning and police alleged that they found $2,350 in crack and $1,543 in cash after the car was stopped near Childs Road, court records say. David Allen Twyman, 28, of 426 E. North St., Charles Town; Joroy Nigel Twyman, 25, of 100 Cider Lane, Ranson, W.Va.; and Jorfory Nevin Twyman, 25, of 100 Cider Lane, Ranson, were charged with possession with intent, according to Jefferson County Magistrate Court records.
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by TARA REILLY | July 10, 2005
tarar@herald-mail.com INDIAN SPRINGS - A Greencastle, Pa., man is facing numerous charges after a police pursuit early Saturday on Big Pool Road, Maryland State Police in Hagerstown said. Angle Martin Daley III, 54, of 15125 Maryland Line Road, was charged with driving under the influence, fleeing and eluding, reckless driving and other traffic-related offenses, police said. He received serious injuries after crashing the vehicle and was airlifted to Washington County Hospital, police said.
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by DAVE McMILLION | August 21, 2006
HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - A Berryville, Va., man was charged Saturday with three offenses after police allegedly found a loaded gun, a machete and other items in a car he was driving, police said. Kenneth Lee Crouse Jr., 41, 413 Persimon Lane, was charged with two counts of concealed dangerous weapons and left of center, Harpers Ferry Police Chief Donald Buracker said Sunday. Crouse was arraigned before Magistrate Gail Boober and released on $5,000 bond, Buracker said. Crouse did not say why he had the gun, the machete and other items in the car, Buracker said.
NEWS
November 29, 2003
Man suspected of impersonating officer taken into custody MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A Gerrardstown, W.Va., suspected of impersonating an officer in Jefferson and Berkeley counties has been taken into custody, the Associated Press reported. Brian Kilmer, 26, was charged in warrants with impersonating a police officer, operating without a business license and driving on a revoked driver's license, police said. Lt. K.C. Bohrer of the Berkeley County Sheriff's Department said Kilmer wrongfully repossessed a car from an impound yard using false credentials.
NEWS
By ERIN JULIUS | February 27, 2009
HAGERSTOWN -- Investigators on Friday were looking for a man who on Monday identified himself as a police officer, forced a woman into his vehicle and sexually assaulted her, Sgt. Paul Kifer said Friday afternoon in a news release. Police were not releasing details of the assault, Kifer said Friday in a telephone interview. The woman, whose name is not being released, was examined at Washington County Hospital after the attack, he said. At 4 a.m. Monday, the victim was driving south on North Potomac Street when a dark blue SUV driven by a man pulled up next to her vehicle at a traffic light, investigators said.
NEWS
August 15, 2012
A Maryland State Police trooper broke up a road-rage confrontation in Hagerstown on Wednesday in which one driver allegedly pointed a gun at and tried to ram the other car, police said. Shortly after 4 p.m., a trooper in a marked patrol car on Dual Highway, east of Mount Aetna Road, saw two eastbound vehicles “that appeared to be driving in circles around one another in the middle of the roadway,” a police news release said. Activating his emergency lights and siren, the trooper followed the vehicles onto Edgewood Drive, then the parking lot of Martin's Food Market, where the vehicles made several laps in the parking lot at a high rate of speed, the news release said.
NEWS
May 15, 2001
Glendening to sign motor scooter bill By LAURA ERNDE laurae@herald-mail.com More Marylanders may ride motor scooters because of a bill Gov. Parris Glendening is signing today. The law, sponsored by two Washington County lawmakers at the request of a Hagerstown business, will put motor scooters in the same class as mopeds. They're now classified with motorcycles. Motor scooters are very similar to mopeds except they don't have pedals, said Jeff Davis, general manager of Twigg Cycles Inc. in Hagerstown.
NEWS
by MATTHEW UMSTEAD | January 12, 2007
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - After engaging in a high-speed vehicle pursuit with police on Wednesday night in northern Berkeley County, a 39-year-old man allegedly fled from the vehicle and crawled under a mobile home in a second effort to apparently avoid arrest, Magistrate Court records show. His wife allegedly attempted to halt her husband's arrest as well, according to a complaint filed with the court Thursday by West Virginia State Police Trooper D.S. See. Curtis Leon Bright, of 301 Shale Pit Drive, in Sportsmans Paradise, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, driving a vehicle with a license suspended for a second time, fleeing on foot, obstructing law enforcement, speeding, reckless driving, no insurance, passing in a no-passing zone and improper motor vehicle insurance, records show.
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