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
  • Lancaster City Council votes to change name of Lancaster Square to Ewell Plaza

    LANCASTER — The Lancaster City Council voted Tuesday to change the name of Lancaster Square to Ewell Plaza, in honor of the Red Rose City’s Olympic hero, Henry Norwood “Barney” Ewell. Once considered the World’s Fastest Man, Ewell broke the world record for the 50-yard dash in 1940 and won a gold medal and two silver medals in the 1948 Olympic Games. He went on to live a quiet, humble life in Lancaster, where he was known for encouraging neighborhood […]

  • Chambersburg man accused of stalking, harassing female relative

    FRANKLIN COUNTY — Police have charged a 52-year-old Chambersburg man with stalking and harassment after they say he made several threats toward a female relative and the man she lives with over a two-week span in late July and early this month. Kirk Chalmer Gobin, of the 200 block of N. Franklin St., was charged after the victim reported the incidents to police, the last of which occurred on August 7, Chambersburg Police say. The victim reported that Gobin, who […]

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    Police investigating York shooting that left 20-year-old man injured

    YORK COUNTY, Pa.– UPDATE (August 15): Police are seeking information into a shooting that left one person injured. On August 14 around 4:00 p.m., police responded to the 200 block of Roosevelt Avenue in York for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, police found a 20-year-old male victim that had been shot in the right hip. The victim was transported to York Hospital for treatment, and is in stable condition at this time. Police determined that the victim was targeted in the shooting, […]

  • Department of Environmental Protection investigating foamy substance found in Codorus Creek

    YORK — The state Department of Environmental Protection is investigating after a foamy substance was found in the Codorus Creek behind the City of York Wastewater Treatment Plant on Black Bridge Road Tuesday afternoon. Officials say a preliminary investigation revealed that the substance did not originate from the treatment plant. DEP officials believe something may have gotten into the treatment plant through the sewer collection system. The substance was first discovered on Tuesday afternoon by the city’s Pretreatment Permit & […]

  • Caregiver at Lancaster County group home accused of choking resident diagnosed with autism

    LANCASTER COUNTY — An arrest warrant has been issued for a 26-year-old caregiver  accused of strangling a resident diagnosed with autism at an East Cocalico Township group home last month. Junior Sesay, of Landsdowne, Delaware County, was charged with one count of strangulation, a second-degree felony, on August 1. He allegedly choked the 19-year-old resident with one hand and put the other and over the resident’s mouth during an argument at the home, located on the 1200 block of West […]

  • Lancaster man accused of stealing Porsche from autopark, Red Bull from Sheetz

    LANCASTER COUNTY — Police have charged a 30-year-old Lancaster man with burglary, theft, and criminal mischief after he allegedly broke into the Warwick Autopark and stole a Porsche Cayman coupe early Wednesday morning. Michael James Lambertson, of the 100 block of Canterbury Turn, is also facing a retail theft charge for allegedly stealing a Red Bull drink from a Sheetz store prior to burglarizing the autopark, Northern Lancaster County Regional Police say. According to police, officers were dispatched to the […]

  • York man accused of being high on marijuana while driving with two kids in the car

    YORK — A 31-year-old York man is facing charges after police say he was high on marijuana while driving with two children in the car Saturday afternoon. Eric Charles Tyson, of the 100 block of Concord Ave., is charged with endangering the welfare of children, DUI (controlled substance), possession of a small amount of marijuana, driving while operator privilege is suspended or revoked, vehicle inspection and emissions sticker violations, and failure to carry a registration card, according to Northern York […]

  • Thomasville man accused of illegally entering home, stealing cell phone

    YORK COUNTY — Police have charged a 21-year-old Thomasville man with burglary, criminal trespass, loitering and prowling at night, theft, and receiving stolen property after the investigation of a stolen cell phone Tuesday morning in Paradise Township. Derek Wesley Beaver, of the 100 block of North Grant Road, was charged by Northern York Regional Police, who were dispatched to the first block of South Locust Lane for the report of a non-active burglary at about 5:58 a.m., according to the […]

  • City of York to offer residential parking permits for those who live around the York Fairgrounds beginning Monday

    YORK — The City of York announced that parking permits for residents who live on designated blocks and streets during the York Fair will be available beginning Monday at City Hall and at the York City Police Department. The Fair will be held from September 6 through September 15, the city says. All residents living within designated areas around the Fair who wish to park their vehicles on the street while the Fair is in session must have a permit […]

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