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Jason M. Fusco

WEST HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP (WPMT)-A Mountville man was arrested Thursday in connection to eight burglaries spanning several municipalities in Lancaster County, police said.

Authorities charged 41-year-old Jason M. Fusco with eight counts of burglary, one count of attempted burglary, six counts of theft and one count of theft from a motor vehicle.

The burglaries occurred in West Hempfield, East HempfieldĀ  and Manor Townships between Oct. 2014 and Dec. 2014.

Items taken during the burglaries included, cash, electronics, DVDs and tools, police said.

InvestigatorsĀ  arrested Fusco around 10 a.m. Thursday.

He was taken to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $50,000.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Feb. 10.