Sean joined the news team in July 2017 as a digital content producer. Originally from Maryland, Sean made his way up to The Keystone State in 2011 as a York College of Pennsylvania student. He is a ’15 graduate of the college and now resides in York County.
LEBANON COUNTY, Pa. — An investigation into an incident in which a responding officer had to perform CPR on an unresponsive child has led to charges against a 28-year-old Palmyra woman, according to Palmyra Borough Police. Samantha Hoyer, of Palmyra, was arrested Friday and charged with aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of children, simple assault, reckless endangerment, unsworn falsification and harassment, court documents show. Police didn’t release much detail in regards to the incident but did say that it occurred […]
ADAMS COUNTY, Pa. — A senior at Gettysburg High School was killed in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon in Adams County, according to a State Police report. Faith Boone, 18, was a passenger in a Chevrolet Malibu when the vehicle was struck by a Ford F-250 on Hoffman Home Road at Speelman Klinger Road. She died at the scene. The report said the Chevrolet was traveling west on Speelman Klinger Road around 1 p.m. when the driver, a 19-year-old man, […]
LEBANON COUNTY, Pa. — A Cornwall man who volunteered at Northwest Elementary School is accused of inappropriately touching two male students, according to the Lebanon County District Attorney’s Office. Richard Hollinger, 74, faces two counts each of institutional sexual assault, indecent assault, endangering the welfare of children and corruption of minors, court documents show. Hollinger allegedly touched the students in their buttocks and genitals in March while serving as a volunteer in the third-grade reading program, the DA’s Office says. […]
YORK — Two adults and three children were displaced Thursday after a house fire in York City. Crews were dispatched to the home in the 900 block of West Locust Street just before 9:30 p.m. Officials say a dog was rescued. The fire, which resulted in approximately $60,000 in damages, was caused by cooking and ruled accidental, officials add. The Red Cross is assisting the family. No one was injured.
LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– Update: Columbia Borough Police have identified the man killed in Thursday night’s pedestrian-involved crash as 45-year-old Michael Graybill. Graybill, of Lancaster, was hit by a vehicle around 11:42 p.m. on Lancaster Avenue. Police say the driver of the vehicle called 911 and remained on scene. The driver is cooperating with police. An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information should contact Officer Brent Keyser at 717-684-7735. Previous: Police are investigating a deadly pedestrian-involved crash. According to Lancaster County […]
LUZERNE COUNTY, Pa. — Two people died after a house exploded in Luzerne County Friday morning, according to State Police. State Police say a home in the 2000 block of Alberdeen Road, Dorrance Township exploded around 1:32 a.m. The victims have been identified as 66-year-old Ester Hedgepeth and 77-year-old Eugene Hedgepeth. A 20-year-old man escaped the debris from the explosion, State Police add. He suffered non-life-threatening injuries. It’s unknown what caused the explosion.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. — A man accused of breaking into his ex-wife’s South Middleton Township home and firing shots at her and her husband in early May waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday, according to court documents. Joel Paugh, 29, faces charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault, burglary and recklessly endangering another person in connection with the incident, court documents show. Paugh allegedly forced his way into their home on Netherby Lane and shot at his ex-wife and her husband as […]
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. — Two men were arrested Saturday on charges of access device fraud and possession of marijuana. Police say they were patrolling the Walmart parking lot in Lower Allen Township when they observed a rental vehicle. Knowing that rental vehicles have been used by individuals to commit theft and fraud at that location, officers continued their surveillance. According to police, the men entered the store and took actions that were consistent with previous incidents where people used cloned […]
YORK COUNTY, Pa. — Newberry Township Police welcomed two K-9 officers to the force Thursday. The new K-9 officers, Rico and Zar, join the team after the loss of K-9 Tazer in January. Sgt. Christopher Martinez, who was K-9 Tazer’s handler, is partnered with K-9 Rico, a 16-month-old German Shepherd, while Officer Nicholas Vozzella is paired with K-9 Zar, a 15-month-old German Shepherd – Belgium Malinois mix. Last week, the K-9 teams completed a 4-week canine academy and were certified […]