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by CANDICE BOSELY | November 27, 2003
martinsburg@herald-mail.com Police are trying to find a man who is charged in Jefferson and Berkeley counties with impersonating a police officer and illegally repossessing at least one car, police said. Brian Kilmer, 26, is charged in warrants with two counts of impersonating a police officer, one count of operating without a business license, two counts of false pretenses and one count of driving on a revoked driver's license, police said. "He is representing himself and showing badges and making phone calls claiming to be an investigator for the Secretary of State's office," said Lt. K.C. Bohrer of the Berkeley County Sheriff's Department.
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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 Darryl Lynn Hall, 38, of Rock Hill Place also is charged with driving while his license was revoked, failure to keep to the right of the center line and negligent driving, police said.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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By DAVE McMILLION | davem@herald-mail.com | February 10, 2011
About 3 pounds of marijuana was seized in separate traffic stops in Hagerstown this week, Hagerstown police said. Charged in the incidents were Misti Marie Yates, 39, of 23 Doral Lane, Martinsburg, W.Va., and Ivan Augustus Ransome, 34, of 407 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown, city police said. Yates was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession of marijuana and use of drug paraphernalia, according to police and Washington County District 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.
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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.
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