Friday, June 10, 2011

West Hempfield Police

A juvenile was charged with burglary, theft, conspiracy and turned over to youth detention authorities as the result of an incident in the 700 block of Westover Drive, June 9.
Police were called to the area for a report of three black males on mini bikes armed with rifles. When police arrive, the suspects fled on foot. Police were able to determine that the mini-bikes were stolen from the 700 block of Oxford Drive and a bike from the 3600 block of Peregrine Circle. The juvenile was charged in connection with the Oxford Drive incident.

Police are also investigating the theft of 10-12 feet of copper wire from St. Paul's United Methodist Church, June 10.

Police are looking for a white male with spiked hair and wearing big glasses in connection with an incident in the first block of East Main Street, Mountville, June 8.
The suspect, who might be named Eric, police said, attempted to approach and speak to several 10-year-old girls, who were scared and fled the area.
Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 285-5191.

Other damage

Outside of the Wright Mansion

200 block of Walnt Street. Part of roof also blown off at Eastern Drillers as well.

1000 block of Central Avenue

600 block of  South Ninth Street, tree being cut up.

Tree down at Janson's

Locust Street Park damage

River Park storm damage

Here are pictures from last night's storm damage at River Park. Borough Highway Department workers were busy this monring. One of the pictures is from the railroad crossing, electric pole, which was bent during the storm.

WGAL story last night's fire

The fire was on South Third between Union and Perry::

Police charge two

Two people were charged in car break-ins: