March 28, 2002
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August 11, 1997
Carnival equipment stolen in Jefferson FREDERICK, Md. - Carnival equipment worth $837, including a kareoke machine, was reported stolen on Sunday from a trailer at the Jefferson (Md.) Fire Department, Maryland State Police said. Visual equipment and tools were also taken from the trailer. Anyone with information should contact the Maryland State Police at 301-663-3101. Stereo stolen from vehicle FREDERICK, Md. - A stereo valued at $300 was reported stolen from a vehicle on Sunday, Maryland State Police reported.
January 23, 2008
Shooting in Washington County damages vehicle The Washington County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shooting that damaged a vehicle at about 2 a.m. Sunday, Deputy James Sword said in a news release. The shooting took place in the 11900 block of Pheasant Trail, near Robinwood Drive east of Hagerstown, Sword said. Someone approached the property on foot and shot a firearm, striking a vehicle in the driveway five times, Sword said. Two additional bullet strikes were found on the house, Sword said.
November 16, 2003
firstname.lastname@example.org One of the numerous photographs of Terry Lee Walker Jr. taped to his parents' refrigerator stood out from the rest. Taken less than a week before Terry died in a head-on collision on W.Va. 9 last summer, the picture was smaller than many others. It showed Terry cooly leaning against the side of a building, his head slightly turned away, his characteristic smile absent. As she looked at the picture, Terry's mother, Margaret, also momentarily lost her characteristic smile.
July 16, 1997
A 1995 Jeep Cherokee was reported stolen sometime between midnight and 7:30 a.m. Tuesday from Cathedral Avenue, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Department. Deputies said the four-door Jeep disappeared from the home of Joseph R. Frazier at 12901 Cathedral Ave. It was black with tinted windows, roof rack, trailer hitch and a red stripe on the side molding, they said.
November 11, 2000
Jeep careens into paint store No one was injured Saturday afternoon when a Hagerstown woman blacked out behind the wheel of her Jeep Grand Cherokee, crossed four lanes of a street and a parking lot before smashing into a paint store. "Everybody was lucky," said Lloyd McAllister, who was northbound on North Burhans Boulevard just before 2 p.m. when the Jeep came down George Street and just missed his Oldsmobile on Burhans Boulevard. "She passed right in front of us," said McAllister, 62, of Falling Waters, W.Va.