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  • Pickup overturns in two-vehicle crash near of York Hospital

    YORK, Pa.–South George Street is back open after an SUV and pickup truck collided in front of York Hospital on Wednesday afternoon. It happened just before noon along South George Street near the main entrance to York Hospital. The West Drive entrance and exit (off of South George Street) to York Hospital was closed both ways for about 30 minutes, according to Wellspan spokesman Dan Carrigan. WellSpan York Hospital security and emergency management staff assisted first responders and directed hospital […]

  • Carlisle State Police are still searching a missing Shippensburg man

    SHIPPENSBURG, CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa — State Police are still searching for Scott Paul Shaffer after he went missing earlier this month. Shaffer was last seen around 9:30 a.m. by his family on Mothers Day, May 14. He recently has been suffering from severe depression and physical tremors. He left this house on foot. Shaffer was last seen wearing a blue windbreaker, white t-shirt, blue jeans and New Balance sneakers. He is described as a white man, 5′ 10″, weights about […]

  • Newberry Township man gives 14 year-old girl money for sex

    NEWBERRY TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, Pa — A Newberry Township man is facing charges after he allegedly paid a 14 year-old girl $200 for sex back in December. Newberry Township Police got a tip on March 23, from a Detective with the District Attorney’s office about a possible child abuse stemming from the incident in December. According to the complaint and affidavit, Police interviewed Austin Bonsell, 20 of Etters, on May 11. In the interview, police asked Bonsell if he knew the girl, […]

  • Swatara Township police investigating a homicide

    STEELTON, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa — Police are investigating an early morning shooting in Steelton that leaves one man dead. According to Swatara Township Police, they were dispatched just before 2 a.m. on Sunday to the intersection of Conestoga and Bailey Streets for a shooting. When police arrived, they found Earl Watlington Jr. 34, of Harrisburg, had been shot and transported him to a local hospital. He later succumbed to his injuries. His identity is not being released at this time. The […]

  • Lititz man leads police on high-speed chase Saturday morning

    LITITZ BOROUGH, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa — A Lititz man is in jail after leading police on a high speed chase early Sunday morning. According to the Lititz Borough Police Department, Eric Wayne Rico, 19, of Lititz, lead police on a chase for 2 miles while reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour just before 2 a.m. on Saturday. Police initially tried to pull Rico over for a road rage incident where he allegedly displayed a gun. Rico then led police […]

  • Police: Lancaster County man choked woman & threw her against wall

    EARL TOWNSHIP, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa — A New Holland man is facing charges after police say an altercation with a woman turned violent Friday morning. According to the New Holland Police Department, a call came in around 7:58 a.m. Friday for an assault on the 400-block of Daisy Drive in Earl Township. When officers arrived, they found a woman who had been in an altercation with told them Hunter Stoltzfus, 22, of New Holland. Police say Stoltzfus choked female victim and […]

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    Husband accidentally shoots wife in the chest Saturday morning

    RED LION, YORK COUNTY, Pa — State Police are investigating what’s being called an accidental shooting in Red Lion early Saturday morning. According to State Police, Joan Reichard, 78, was taken to York Hospital after she was shot in the chest by her husband at their home on the 300-block of West Maple Street. Her husband, whose name has not been released, suffers from medical issues and believed she was an intruder, according to State Police spokesperson Brent Miller. Reichard […]

  • Police searching for suspect in convenience store armed robbery

    SOUTH MIDDLETON TOWNSHIP, CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa — State Police in Carlisle are searching for a man who they say robbed the Gulf Convenience store in South Middleton Township on Thursday night. According to a press release, On Thursday night, just before midnight, police were dispatched to the Gulf Convenience store on the 900 block of Walnut Bottom Road in South Middleton Township for an armed robbery. The suspect entered the store, brandished a knife and demanded money. He then fled on […]

  • 22-month-old boy found in makeshift wooden cage in Schuylkill County

    NORTH MANHEIM TOWNSHIP, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa — A Pottsville man is facing child endangerment charges after State Police found his two year-old son locked in a makeshift crate. According to court documents, Cecil Eugene Kutz, 39, of Pottsville, left his 22 month-old son, one year-old son and one day-old daughter at home alone on Wednesday for at least 40 minutes. The mother of the children, Tiffany George had been taken to Lehigh Valley Health Network Hospital for complications following childbirth […]