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NEWS
August 10, 2012
Four charged in series of burglaries CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Four people have been charged in a series of burglaries in the borough, the Chambersburg Police Department said Friday. The four have been charged in connection with burglaries July 15 and 25 at Jennings Auto Body at 247 Grant St., and July 30 at Jim's Country Market at 225 Grant St., police said. Anthony Proctor, 23, no fixed address, is charged with three counts each of burglary, criminal conspiracy and theft in the break-ins, police said.
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NEWS
September 12, 2007
The Washington County Sheriff's Department responded to the following calls on Tuesday, according to Lt. Mark Knight: · Reported at 8 a.m., a break-in at Ebenezer Christian School on Virginia Avenue in Halfway. Several small portable radios were taken. · Reported at 9 a.m., a bicycle was stolen from the 11000 block of Coventry Lane in Halfway. The estimated value of the bicycle was $100. · Reported at 9:30 a.m., a 1997 Dodge Avenger was damaged in the 100 block of Sundown Court, in a development behind the Four Points Sheraton.
NEWS
December 16, 2007
Bowers Marine Sales Inc. on Virginia Avenue, Hagerstown, enjoyed a special visit from Santa Claus on Saturday, Dec. 1. Santa sat with children and discussed gift ideas and ways to enjoy the holidays. Sitting on a new 2008 Pro Team 190 TX boat for these meetings with Santa enthused both children and adults. Santa planned to visit Bowers Marine again on Saturday. Complimentary refreshments were to be served and pictures with Santa were to be available. Among those participating in the Dec. 1 event were Bowers Marine store manager Jocelyne Melton, rigging associate Daniel Lightfoot, title administrator Shauna Price, sales associate Archie Findley, parts associate Kevin Mills and lead mechanic Nick Zdziera.
NEWS
January 17, 2012
The following incidents were reported Monday by the Washington County Sheriff's Office: • At 2:41 a.m., a phone, medication and cash were stolen in the first block of Hopewell Road in Williamsport. • At 8:38 a.m., a burglary in the 1300 block of Dual Highway. • At 12:52 p.m., identity theft in the 11200 block of Youngstoun Drive. • At 12:59 p.m., copper was stolen from a residence in the 7100 block of Sharpsburg Pike. • At 1:32 p.m., a trailer was stolen in the 16500 block of Virginia Avenue.
NEWS
October 6, 2011
Money stolen from 14000 block of Haven Road No one was injured when two men stole money from a home early Wednesday in the 1400 block of Haven Road in the North End of Hagerstown, Detective Sgt. Jim Hurd said. Hurd said a woman was upstairs getting ready for bed at about 1:30 a.m., when two men entered the home and stole less than $1,000. Police don't believe the victim knew the intruders, who likely thought no one was home because the occupant's vehicle wasn't parked in front of the house.
NEWS
July 12, 2013
o stock tractors, super modified two-wheel-drive trucks and more. 6 p.m. Saturday. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7303 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Pull rain date is 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14. $15 per person; free for ages 10 and younger. Call 301-573-1990. Bluegrass Summer Festival Bluegrass groups will include By Faith Ministries, Down Home Gospel Singers and One of a Kind. 6 p.m. Saturday. Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 802 Summit Ave., Hagerstown.
NEWS
February 21, 2012
Thefts, burglaries reported in Washington County The following incidents were reported Monday by the Washington County Sheriff's Office: At 8:24 a.m., report of a barn burglarized in the 13500 block of Clear Spring Road. At 9:37 a.m., report of jewelry stolen in the 18600 block of Breathedsville Road. At 12:54 p.m., report of a snow plow stolen in the 18400 block of Maugans Avenue. At 1:30 p.m., report of several storage sheds burglarized in the 17300 block of Virginia Avenue.
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