A Digital Content Producer, Keith Schweigert joins the FOX43 staff after spending more than two decades as a print journalist, editor and videographer in Lancaster County.

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Recent Articles
  • York County Prison inmate accused of assaulting corrections officer

    YORK COUNTY — A 26-year-old female inmate at York County Prison is facing additional charges after State Police say she assaulted a corrections officer at the prison last week. Susana Sonia Zavala, of York, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, and harassment in the incident, which occurred on Jan. 17 at York County Prison. Zavala, an inmate at the prison, allegedly assaulted corrections officer Mara Lee Hamet while Hamet was conducting a security check of Zavala’s cell, according to […]

  • Chambersburg man accused of yelling racist terms, resisting arrest during domestic disturbance

    CHAMBERSBURG — A 49-year-old Cumberland County man is facing charges of aggravated assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and ethnic intimidation stemming from a domestic incident Monday night in Chambersburg. Robert Clinton Brooks was charged after a police investigation of the incident, which occurred around 7:35 p.m. According to State Police, troopers were dispatched to a McKenzie Road residence for the report of a domestic incident. They found Brooks inside the residence, and he quickly became irate after police […]

  • Small fire in boys bathroom causes brief evacuation at Harrisburg’s Rowland Academy

    HARRISBURG — A small fire in a second-floor boys bathroom caused a brief evacuation of Rowland Academy Tuesday morning, according to the Harrisburg School District. Students were evacuated to the Scott Elementary School while fire crews investigated the source of the fire, the district said. The fire was contained by the school’s sprinkler system. An investigation determined the fire was set by a student at the academy, the school district said. All students and staff members were safe, and there […]

  • Penbrook Police seek help in identifying armed robbery suspect

    HARRISBURG — Penbrook Borough Police are seeking help from the public in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery that occurred on the 3000 block of Canby Street earlier this month. According to police, On Jan. 12, a suspect entered the Shop and Drive convenience store and robbed the clerk at gunpoint, taking an undisclosed amount of cash. Anyone with information is asked to contact Penbrook Police at (717) 558-6900 or by email jfoltz@penbrook.org.  Tips can also be submitted to Dauphin County […]

  • Police: 16-year-old Cumberland Valley Christian School student made threat on Snapchat

    CHAMBERSBURG — State Police say a 16-year-old student at Cumberland Valley Christian School issued a threat against the school via social media on Monday, prompting a police investigation. According to police, the male student sent a Snapchat picture with a firearm and what was perceived to be a threatening caption to other students at the school. Students who received the message notified police, who identified the student and interviewed him, police say. At this time, no threat exists for the […]

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    Suspect in deadly Hanover hit-and-run accident worked for York DA’s office during the investigation

    YORK COUNTY — A Hanover woman charged in a deadly hit-and-run accident involving a pedestrian last year was hired by and working for the York County District Attorney’s Office during the ongoing police investigation of the incident, the York County District Attorney’s Office confirmed Tuesday. Vanessa Renee Harris, 31, is charged with accidents involving death or personal injury and driving under the influence in the crash that claimed the life of Zackery Rodkey on Jan. 7, 2018, according to a […]

  • Here are the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards

    The nominees for the 91st Academy Awards were revealed Tuesday morning. “Roma,” a Netflix film that looks back at director Alfonso Cuarón’s youth in Mexico, led with ten nominations. “Black Panther” made history as the first superhero film to ever be nominated for best picture. The Marvel mega-hit was joined in that category by “BlacKkKlansman,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “The Favourite,” “Green Book,” “Roma,” “A Star Is Born” and “Vice.” Without a clear frontrunner for best picture among popular favorites, or as […]

  • Lancaster County Judge: Convicted killer cannot withdraw guilty plea

    LANCASTER — A convicted murderer is not allowed to withdraw his guilty plea to beating a man to death on a Lancaster city street, a Lancaster County Judge has ruled. Dajour James, 25, is serving 14 to 28 years in prison for killing 45-year-old Charles Kronenberg IV in May  2016, according to the Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office. Kronenberg was involved in a verbal altercation with James’ relative before James went to the scene and repeatedly punched and kicked Kronenberg, […]

  • York man wanted on stalking charges turns himself in, police say

    YORK COUNTY — A York man accused of breaking into the home of his former domestic partner last week has turned himself in to authorities, according to Northern York County Regional Police. Quinton Sease, of York, is charged with burglary, stalking, criminal trespass, loitering and prowling, and harassment in the incident, which occurred on Jan. 18 at 2:07 a.m. According to police, the victim woke up in the middle of the night and went to check on any school cancellations […]