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  • At an intersection with no crossing guard, retired Marine steps up to help

    At an intersection with no crossing guard, retired Marine steps up to help

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-08-30 14:28:46 GMT
    A retired Marine has gained national attention after he put on his dress blues to help students cross a busy street near a city elementary school It was last year Cpl. Lewis Alston, 63, Lititz, noticed South Duke Street and North Street did not have a crossing guard. The intersection is near Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School. So Alston, a chaplain for the Lancaster County Marine Corps League, took action. “What I did was the first day of school, on Monday; I was at a funeral service be...More >>
    A retired Marine has gained national attention after he put on his dress blues to help students cross a busy street near a city elementary school It was last year Cpl. Lewis Alston, 63, Lititz, noticed South Duke Street and North Street did not have a crossing guard. The intersection is near Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School. So Alston, a chaplain for the Lancaster County Marine Corps League, took action. “What I did was the first day of school, on Monday; I was at a funeral service be...More >>
  • Marietta man charged with eluding police on Route 30

    Marietta man charged with eluding police on Route 30

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:46 PM EDT2014-08-29 17:46:34 GMT
    A Lancaster County motorcyclist has been charged with fleeing and eluding police on Route 30.More >>
    A Lancaster County motorcyclist has been charged with fleeing and eluding police on Route 30.
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  • Lancaster man jailed on gun, assault charges

    Lancaster man jailed on gun, assault charges

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:17 AM EDT2014-08-29 15:17:39 GMT
    A Lancaster man was arrested after police said he fired at least two shots from a handgun and forced a woman into his home during a domestic incident early Friday.More >>
    A Lancaster man was arrested after police said he fired at least two shots from a handgun and forced a woman into his home during a domestic incident early Friday.
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  • Police: Man fired gun during car repossession

    Police: Man fired gun during car repossession

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:47:36 GMT
    A Lancaster County man was arrested after police said he fired a gun at tow truck operators who had hooked up his car for a repossession.More >>
    A Lancaster County man was arrested after police said he fired a gun at tow truck operators who had hooked up his car for a repossession.
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  • 2 charged for credit card theft in Manheim Township

    2 charged for credit card theft in Manheim Township

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:45:26 GMT
    Police filed charges against two people for a theft in Lancaster County after an out-of-state police officer recognized them in a surveillance photo.More >>
    Police filed charges against two people for a theft in Lancaster County after an out-of-state police officer recognized them in a surveillance photo.
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  • Woman headed to trial for concealing baby's death

    Woman headed to trial for concealing baby's death

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:57 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:57:39 GMT
    A New Holland woman has been held for court on charges she concealed the death of her premature baby by placing the stillborn infant in the trash.More >>
    A New Holland woman has been held for court on charges she concealed the death of her premature baby by placing the stillborn infant in the trash.
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  • Coroner: No ID yet for body found in Susquehanna River

    Coroner: No ID yet for body found in Susquehanna River

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:46 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:46:34 GMT
    A body recovered from the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County is that of a drowning victim, but authorities have not positively identified the man.More >>
    A body recovered from the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County is that of a drowning victim, but authorities have not positively identified the man.
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  • Lititz man jailed after damage to police station

    Lititz man jailed after damage to police station

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:05:27 GMT
    A Lititz man caused about $300 in damage to a Lancaster County police station following his arrest on assault charges, according to police.More >>
    A Lititz man caused about $300 in damage to a Lancaster County police station following his arrest on assault charges, according to police.
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  • Man shot, child injured in Lancaster home invasion

    Man shot, child injured in Lancaster home invasion

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:24:15 GMT
    Lancaster police are investigating a home invasion robbery where a 34-year-old man was shot in the thigh and a 9-year-old girl was struck in the face with a handgun.More >>
    Lancaster police are investigating a home invasion robbery where a 34-year-old man was shot in the thigh and a 9-year-old girl was struck in the face with a handgun.
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  • Body recovered from Susquehanna River

    Body recovered from Susquehanna River

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:44:54 GMT
    A body has been recovered from the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County.More >>
    A body has been recovered from the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County.
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  • Second diner burglary suspect arrested

    Second diner burglary suspect arrested

    Monday, August 25 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-08-26 00:43:29 GMT
    Police in Lancaster county say the second suspect of the Trolley Stop diner and Country Meadows restaurant on Hershey Road surrendered to police on August 15th.Police say John L. Adams, Jr. turned himself in to Northwest Regional Police after several weeks of evading arrest.According to police Adams admitted to burglarizing the Trolley Stop on four different occasions between June and July.Police say Adams also admitted to burglarizing Country Meadows on June 16th.Investigators have filed 3 a...More >>
    Police in Lancaster county say the second suspect of the Trolley Stop diner and Country Meadows restaurant on Hershey Road surrendered to police on August 15th.Police say John L. Adams, Jr. turned himself in to Northwest Regional Police after several weeks of evading arrest.According to police Adams admitted to burglarizing the Trolley Stop on four different occasions between June and July.Police say Adams also admitted to burglarizing Country Meadows on June 16th.Investigators have filed 3 a...More >>
  • Police seek help identifying robbery suspect

    Police seek help identifying robbery suspect

    Monday, August 25 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-08-25 23:57:05 GMT
    Police in Lancaster County are asking the public for help identifying the suspect of a burglary of a Mount Joy Township business.According to police, on June 26th a man forcibly entered the Lime Ridge Auto Sales on the 1300 block of West Main Street.The burglar took an undisclosed amount of cash, as well as numerous inspection and emission stickers.Surveillance cameras were able to catch the suspect's vehicle in the parking lot.Police say the vehicle appears to be a 4-door sedan with the driv...More >>
    Police in Lancaster County are asking the public for help identifying the suspect of a burglary of a Mount Joy Township business.According to police, on June 26th a man forcibly entered the Lime Ridge Auto Sales on the 1300 block of West Main Street.The burglar took an undisclosed amount of cash, as well as numerous inspection and emission stickers.Surveillance cameras were able to catch the suspect's vehicle in the parking lot.Police say the vehicle appears to be a 4-door sedan with the driv...More >>
  • Amish horse and buggy robbed

    Amish horse and buggy robbed

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:30:58 GMT
    East Lampeter Police are investigating the armed robbery of an Amish horse and buggy.More >>
    East Lampeter Police are investigating the armed robbery of an Amish horse and buggy.More >>
  • Treasure Hunt ticket worth $200K sold at Millersville store

    Treasure Hunt ticket worth $200K sold at Millersville store

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:55 AM EDT2014-08-25 15:55:10 GMT
    A Pennsylvania Lottery Treasure Hunt ticket sold in Lancaster County, has won the fifth-largest jackpot in the game's history.More >>
    A Pennsylvania Lottery Treasure Hunt ticket sold in Lancaster County, has won the fifth-largest jackpot in the game's history.More >>
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  • State police arrest man for aggravated assault

    State police arrest man for aggravated assault

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:10:05 GMT
    State police say a Dauphin County man is behind bars for aggravated assault.Troopers were called to a home on the 100-block of South Second Street around 3:35 Friday afternoon.According to state police, they received a complaint that 48 year old Robert Dale Beaver, Jr. allegedly took prescription drugs, and was carrying a knife and big stick.Troopers say Beaver was looking to pick a fight.Investigators say Beaver refused to listen to commands and reached for the knife in an attempt to attack ...More >>
    State police say a Dauphin County man is behind bars for aggravated assault.Troopers were called to a home on the 100-block of South Second Street around 3:35 Friday afternoon.According to state police, they received a complaint that 48 year old Robert Dale Beaver, Jr. allegedly took prescription drugs, and was carrying a knife and big stick.Troopers say Beaver was looking to pick a fight.Investigators say Beaver refused to listen to commands and reached for the knife in an attempt to attack ...More >>
  • At an intersection with no crossing guard, retired Marine steps up to help

    At an intersection with no crossing guard, retired Marine steps up to help

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-08-30 14:28:46 GMT
    A retired Marine has gained national attention after he put on his dress blues to help students cross a busy street near a city elementary school It was last year Cpl. Lewis Alston, 63, Lititz, noticed South Duke Street and North Street did not have a crossing guard. The intersection is near Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School. So Alston, a chaplain for the Lancaster County Marine Corps League, took action. “What I did was the first day of school, on Monday; I was at a funeral service be...More >>
    A retired Marine has gained national attention after he put on his dress blues to help students cross a busy street near a city elementary school It was last year Cpl. Lewis Alston, 63, Lititz, noticed South Duke Street and North Street did not have a crossing guard. The intersection is near Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School. So Alston, a chaplain for the Lancaster County Marine Corps League, took action. “What I did was the first day of school, on Monday; I was at a funeral service be...More >>
  • Police investigate string of car and home break-ins

    Police investigate string of car and home break-ins

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-08-30 17:15:22 GMT
    Police in Lower Paxton Township are investigating another string of car and home break-ins.According to police, two homes on Wesley Driver were reported broken into.One home had cash from a wallet stolen, and a purse was reportedly rifled through.Police say entry was gained through an unlocked door.The second home did not have anything reported missing, but investigators say entry was gained by using a key which was left in a car parked in the driveway.In addition to these incidents, police s...More >>
    Police in Lower Paxton Township are investigating another string of car and home break-ins.According to police, two homes on Wesley Driver were reported broken into.One home had cash from a wallet stolen, and a purse was reportedly rifled through.Police say entry was gained through an unlocked door.The second home did not have anything reported missing, but investigators say entry was gained by using a key which was left in a car parked in the driveway.In addition to these incidents, police s...More >>
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