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Two injured after vehicle hits Chambersburg apartment

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Two people sustained minor injuries after a vehicle struck an apartment building in Chambersburg, Franklin County on Friday, July 1. Get daily news, weather, breaking news and alerts straight to your inbox! Sign up for the abc27 newsletters here. According to police, officers were dispatched...
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Man spits in face Chambersburg police officer during arrest

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — A man has been charged with aggravated assault after he spat in the face of a police officer after a traffic stop in Chambersburg on Wednesday, June 15. According to the Chambersburg Police Department, officers were investigating a hit-and-run accident on the 500 block of...

Waynesboro Man in Jail for Child Pornography

Stacy Crabtree Jr, failed to post bail of $75,000 and is in Franklin County Jail this evening. He is charged with 46 counts of child pornography and one count of criminal use of a communications facility, both felonys. Allegedly, he uploaded no less than 50 child pornography files to a Google Drive account.

Police looking for burglar in Shippensburg

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Police in Shippensburg Borough are looking for a person they say broke into a home and ransacked it. According to the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers, On Thursday, June 23 at 9 p.m. officers were dispatched to 100 Hollar Avenue for a burglary. Get daily news, weather,...

Warrant issued for York woman stemming from controlled substance charges

YORK COUNTY, Pa. — On June 22, following a police investigation by the West Manchester Township Police Department, Kyra L. Schott from the 700 block of Manor St. in York is wanted for numerous charges. Police have charged Schott with 2 counts of delivery with intent to manufacture controlled...

Camp Airy Dining Hall Fire Deemed Total Loss, Estimated $2M Damage

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A major fire at a camp dining hall Wednesday in Frederick County was deemed a total loss with an estimated $2 million in damages, the Frederick County Fire Marshal’s Office said Thursday. The fire was reported about 7:30 a.m. in the dining hall, also known as the White House, at the Camp Airy for Boys in Thurmont. Over 100 firefighters from Maryland and Pennsylvania responded to the blaze, and the fire was deemed under control around noon. No camp staff or campers were near the fire when it occurred, police said, and no injuries have been reported. Authorities said hot...

Teen injured in York shooting

YORK, Pa. (WHTM) – A teen was injured after a late night shooting in York City. York City Police tell abc27 the shooting happened just before midnight on Wednesday night on the 1000 block of Roosevelt Ave. The victim, a 19-year-old boy, suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Get daily...

Beyond MoCo: Damages Estimated at $2,000,000 for Camp Airy; Frederick Fire Marshal’s Office Deems Building a Total Loss

Press release from Frederick County Fire & Rescue: On Wednesday June 29, 2022, the Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services was dispatched to a building fire at Camp Airy, located at 14938 Old Camp Airy Road, Thurmont, Maryland. A Frederick County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer as well as a Maryland State Trooper were first on the scene and confirmed smoke on the second floor of the structure and that the building was evacuated. Arriving fire crews located the camp’s dining hall with visible smoke and a rapid intervention dispatch, tanker task force, and second alarm were requested. The incident brought in over 100 firefighters from Maryland and Pennsylvania to battle the blaze. Fire and Rescue crews were able to isolate the fire to the dining hall and Camp Airy staff relocated all campers safely to a distant section of the property. The fire was brought under control in about three hours but numerous crews remained on scene for the duration of the day extinguishing hot spots.

Reenactors gather for 159th anniversary of Battle of Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG, Pa. — The first shots in the Battle of Gettysburg were fired on July 1, 1863. Hundreds of reenactors are gathering at the Daniel Lady Farm this weekend to remember what many consider a key turning point of the Civil War. "We've been looking forward to coming down...

President of York College announces plans to retire in June 2023

YORK, Pa. — York College of Pennsylvania President Dr. Pamela Gunter-Smith will retire in June 2023, the school announced Friday. Gunter-Smith has served as president of York College since 2013, when she came to York following leadership roles at Drew University, Spelman College, and the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute.