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Monday, July 15, 2019
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Washington Township Targets Aggressive Drivers

Washington Township Police Department will join the Pennsylvania State Police and over 215 municipal agencies to conduct the third targeted aggressive-driving enforcement wave through August 25.

High Speed Chase Gets Alabama Woman Multiple Charges

An Alabama woman who led police on a high-speed chase on Buchanan Trail West last weekend faces multiple charges, including a felony.

Four Pagan’s Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Members Arrested

Four members of the Pagan’s Outlaw Motorcycle Gang are free on bail after being arrested and charged with making terroristic threats and other offenses last weekend.

Police Log: Theft, Lost Purse, DUI, Drugs, Hit and Run

Police departments across the county report a variety of incidents investigated to date this month.

Washington Township Police Investigate Theft

Police are looking for a man described as a “person of interest” in a June theft case at Walmart.

Police Log: Theft, Public Drunkenness

Michelle D. McNew was charged with Public Drunkenness after she was found passed out on the sidewalk at 8:40 a.m. June 22.

Police Log: Driving Without a License

Driving without a valid driver's license will cost a Shippensburg man big bucks if he is found guilty during a summary trial next month.

Police: Punching Your Ride, Yanking Steering Wheel Is a No-No

Punching her ride in the face and then yanking on the steering wheel resulted in charges filed against a pregnant woman this week.

Local Man Accused of Raping 6-Year-Old

A 19-year old Chambersburg man is in Franklin County Jail this week, accused of raping a six-year-old child.

Assault Leads to Arrest, Self Injury Doesn’t Get Man out of...

A local man is in jail this week, unable to post $25,0000 bail after being charged with domestic violence.

Broken Windows Lead to Criminal Charges

New charges have been filed against a woman already facing a number of assorted misdemeanor charges in Cumberland County court.

Waynesboro Man Accused of Stealing Seafood From Employer

A Waynesboro man is in Franklin County Jail, charged with stealing $10,000 in seafood from his Chambersburg employer.

Hit and Run Driver Sought in Crash

Police are looking for a hit and run driver who left the scene of a crash Monday. The hit and run happened on Monday at Rutters at 141 S. Potomac Street.

Missing Car Located in Fatal Assault Case

An investigation into a fatal assault on 77-year-old Larry Buffenmeyer Sr. last weekend got a boost today after his missing car was found in Lebanon County.

Hearing Tuesday for Man Charged With Brothers Death

A Waynesboro man charged with vehicular homicide in the death of his brother last year will have a preliminary hearing in Franklin County Central Court Tuesday.

Warrant Issued for Man Who Took Stepson for Joyride on Stolen...

A warrant has been issued for a man who stole a friend’s motorcycle and took his stepson for a ride that ended when he wrecked the bike last Wednesday.

Police Log: The Case of the Damaged Parking Meter and Other...

Police report damaged parking meter, other crimes and iiincidents

Police Investigate Assault Death, Seek Info on Stolen Car

Pennsylvania State Police are asking the public to be on the lookout for a silver 2013 Chevrolet Equinox missing in Dauphin County that is possibly connected to an assault in which an East Hanover Township was beaten to death.

Local Man Accused of Violent Rape

Jose F. Aguilar-Mesa, 39, has been charged with felony rape as a result of an investigation into a sexual assault Friday in the first block of Federal Street.

Mom Lets Child Wander Unattended Into Busy Road, Faces Charges

A mother who was charged last year with a felony in a child endangerment case is back in court on another similar charge this week.

Police Investigating Child Luring Case

Pennsylvania State Police are looking for a man who tried to lure two girls into a van or SUV last week in the area of Cameo and Medallion Drives in Greene Township.

Alleged Kidnapper Pleads Not Guilty

Thomas Dewald, the 21-year-old Waynesboro man accused of kidnapping a four-year-old child from her Rouzerville home in April, entered a not guilty plea this week in Franklin County Court.

Police Log: DUI, Theft, Firearms Violations, Reckless Endangerment

This police log includes reports from the Chambersburg Police Department.

Obituary: Blain A. Kirby 1939 ~ 2019

Blain A. Kirby, 80, of St. Thomas, departed this life on the evening of June 24, 2019, at the Chambersburg Hospital.

Police Log: Warrants, Retail Theft, Trespass

This police log includes reports from the Waynesboro Police Department, Shippensburg Police Department, Chambersburg Police Department, and Pennyslivina State Police.

Man Charged With Assault by Vehicle

Robert Lee Snyder, 40, Shippensburg, has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault by a vehicle following a month-long investigation by Shippensburg police into a May 6 crash.

Shippensburg Police: ID Made in Child Luring Case

Police here are thanking the public for help detectives received in a case where a man tried to lure a 12-year-old child into his vehicle last Friday.

Police Log: Found Bikes, Trespass

Area police departments investigated a variety of crimes and incidents over the past week.

Waynesboro Man Charged in Domestic Abuse Case

A Waynesboro man is free on unsecured bail after being charged with assault this week, according to court records.

I-81 Crash Victim Identified

A motorcyclist who died in a crash Wednesday on I-81 in Cumberland County, has been identified as Ralph Stanley Aucker, 66, of Elizabethville PA.

Police Investigate Possible Child Luring

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man in a silver car that might have been trying to lure a young girl into his vehicle today.

The Case of the Missing Jewelry

Local police are investigating a case in which a number of pieces of fine jewelry has gone missing from a residence on West Fifth Street.

Challenging Police to Fight Gets a Visit to Local County Jail

Standing in the middle of the road yelling and challenging the police to a fight didn't turn out so well for a local man this morning.

Police Log: Theft, Harassment, Public Drunkenness, etc

Waynesboro Police Department reports a variety of criminal incidents in their daily Police Log.

Early Morning Armed Robbery in Local Home.

Early this morning the Chambersburg Police Department was called to the 700 block of Bassett Drive to respond to an armed robbery that occurred at a local residence at about 2 a.m.

Pastor Charged With Child Pornography in AG Investigation

An area pastor and professor at a Church of God seminary is in Franklin County Jail today on child pornography charges.

Local Resident Chases Intruder Away From Car

Police are looking for a man who entered an unlocked vehicle in the 500 block of South Main Street on May 31st but fled when confronted by the owner.

Police Want to Know: Who Is This Young Man?

Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man described as "a person of interest" in a shoplifting case.

Men Run Over Woman, Steal Her Car

Two area men are charged with multiple felony offenses for allegedly running over a woman and stealing her car.

CPD Still Looking for Hit and Run Driver

Police are looking for the driver of a black Camero involved in a hit and run June 2
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