January 5, 2009
Unauthorized ATM withdrawals reported in Mercersburg CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police are investigating two unauthorized withdrawals totaling $191 from an individual's ATM account, according to a news release. The money was allegedly obtained using the victim's lost ATM card, the release said. The withdrawals were made between Dec. 29 and Jan. 1 at 217 S. Fayette St., Mercersburg, Pa., state police said. St. Thomas man reports getting threatening calls CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A St. Thomas, Pa., man received phone calls from someone threatening to kill him and burn down his motel, according to a news release from Pennsylvania State Police.
August 26, 2007
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police are investigating an armed robbery Thursday night at Choice Cigarette Discount Outlet at 975 Lincoln Way West. On Thursday about 10 p.m., a man entered the store and pointed a handgun at the lone employee inside, demanding money, police said. After getting the money, the man fled the store, police said. The employee described the robber as a white male, about 5 feet 8 inches tall with a slim build, wearing dark pants, white sneakers and a dark gray or black pullover hooded sweat shirt, police said.
October 4, 2012
Fulton Co. man charged with simple assault A McConnellsburg, Pa., man has been charged with assaulting a woman Tuesday at a home in Ayr Township, Pennsylvania State Police said. Justin Allen Garlock, 22, was charged with simple assault, according to a state police news release. Troopers alleged that Garlock struck a 29-year-old woman when an argument turned physical at a house at 1489 Cito Road in McConnellsburg. Garlock was released from jail on a $50,000 unsecured bond, the release said.
March 9, 2009
WARFORDSBURG, Pa. - A runaway teenager who had been missing since Tuesday was in Pennsylvania State Police custody on Sunday night, troopers in Fulton County said. Brieanne Rank, 13, appeared on foot, unaccompanied and apparently unharmed, at the Hancock Fire & Rescue Co. at about 8:45 a.m., Pennsylvania State Police said in a news release. Rank did not return home from Southern Fulton High School on Tuesday, police said. On Saturday night, officers from the Hancock Police Department, Morgan County (W.Va.
May 14, 2006
HUSTONTOWN, Pa. - Fire officials are investigating the cause of a blaze that destroyed two Fulton County businesses early Thursday, according to a press release from Pennsylvania State Police. Old West Family Restaurant and Tice's Country General Store, both at 7611 Waterfall Road in Taylor Township, were destroyed in the fire, according to the release. The Hustontown Fire Department, with the assistance of 12 other agencies, responded to the fire about 3 a.m., according to the department.