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York man arrested on multiple gun and drug charges

WEST MANCHESTER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) — A man has been arrested after an incident that occurred on Route 30 in June of 2021. According to the West Manchester Township Police, Zy’won Saeed Warren was wanted on multiple charges stemming from a police investigation on Route 30 on June 25, 2021. A warrant for his arrest was issued on November 16, 2021.
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Ephrata Township fatal crash under investigation

The coroner was called to an early morning crash on Saturday. Emergency dispatchers say a vehicle crashed into the rear of a tractor-trailer in the area of Route 222 and East Mohler Church Road just after 2 a.m. The crash closed 222 for more than three hours. Ephrata Police are...
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PSPCA removes 100 animals from property in Lancaster County

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. — The Pennsylvania SPCA said it removed 100 animals from a property in Lancaster County over concerns for their welfare. Acting on a tip from a good Samaritan, PSPCA officers seized the animals Friday from the property on Pumping Station Road in Quarryville. The animals included:

Protests break out across central Pa. after Roe v. Wade is overturned

Abortion rights advocates around the region took to the streets Friday to share their outrage at the Supreme Court ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade after 50 years. In Harrisburg, Rachel Maurer and a group partnered with Elementary Coffee to gather people at the fountain at the Pennsylvania Capitol Complex. In Lancaster, a protest was organized at Musser Park, while another popped up at Continental and Hanover squares in York.

100 Animals Including Horses, Sheep, Dogs Rescued From PA Farm After Living In Filth: PSPCA

More than 100 animals including horses, ducks, sheep and dogs living in filth were rescued from a farm in Lancaster County Friday, June 24, over concerns for their welfare. Acting on a tip from a Good Samaritan, officers seized 11 dogs, 27 cats, 5 horses, 4 sheep, 1 goat, 2 turkeys, 32 chicks, 4 guinea hens, 6 hens and 8 baby ducks from the property on Pumping Station Road in Quarryville.

Man files lawsuit against Lower Paxton Township over police dog bites

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — A Dauphin County resident is suing Lower Paxton Township after a police dog was unleashed in his home and bit him during an arrest last year. Justin Ashely, 31, is accusing several Lower Paxton police officers of using excessive force. A police dog allegedly bit his arm and chewed on his leg during the arrest, the lawsuit states.

Pennsylvania SPCA rescues 100 animals from Quarryville property

QUARRYVILLE, Pa. — The Pennsylvania SPCA executed a search warrant and ended up removing a total of 100 animals from a Quarryville property due to the allegedly unsanitary and unsafe conditions they were housed in. The agency's Humane Law Enforcement Officers were tipped off to the property from a...

Pennsylvania SPCA remove 100 animals from Lancaster County home

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA) executed a search warrant and removed 100 animals from a property in Quarryville on Friday, June 24. The animals were removed over concerns for their welfare; The SPCA was acting on a tip from a community member.

Carjacking suspect arrested following 100 mph chase on I-78 in northern Berks

A New York man was arrested after leading local and state police on a high-speed chase along Interstate 78 following an armed carjacking in northwestern Berks County. Police successfully deployed spike strips Thursday evening to flatten the tires of the stolen car, ending the roughly 13-mile chase near Hamburg, and arrested the 20-year-old robbery suspect, Jarrion Wiggins of New York.

PA Dad On Probation Nabbed For Driving Under The Influence With Children In The Car: Police

A central Pennsylvania father— on probation— has been arrested after he was found to be driving under the influence with children in his vehicle, authorities say. Newberry Township police have been investigating an incident in the first block of Oaklyn Drive in York Haven— where Adam Christopher Deeley lives— since they were called to the home at 2:51 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, according to a release by the department.

Abortion advocates hold protest in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pa. — In the aftermath of the decision to overrule Roe vs. Wade, hundreds of people gathered at Musser Park in Lancaster for a protest. “When I woke up this morning, I didn’t think we’d have to deal with our rights getting stripped away already," said Ruby Mundok, a protester.

Abortion rights rally held in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pa. — An abortion rights rally is underway in Lancaster. The event that started at 6 p.m. at Musser Park is being hosted by Lancaster Stands Up, Planned Parenthood Keystone and YWCA Lancaster. It comes after the U.S. Supreme Court ended constitutional protections for abortion by overturning Roe...

Planned Parenthood increasing security

YORK, Pa. — Protests are expected around the Susquehanna Valley in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. A handful of anti-abortion demonstrators gathered Friday afternoon outside the Planned Parenthood on South Beaver Street in York. Planned Parenthood says protests have increased recently,...

Hersheypark Tickets: Which ticket is right for you?

HERSHEY, Pa. (WHTM) — Sometimes, going to any amusement park can be intimidating. From which rides to experience first, to if you want to take in a show or two, or even where to eat for lunch and dinner. But before you think of any of that, you need...

Police: York County man arrested on drug, gun charges

YORK COUNTY, Pa. — A York County man has been arrested for his involvement in an incident in June 2021. According to West Manchester Township police, Zywon Saeed Warren was wanted on multiple charges stemming from an investigation along Route 30 on June 25, 2021. A warrant was issued...

'He killed my friend': New York gang member found guilty in 2019 Lebanon city shooting

It took a jury almost four hours Thursday to find Lindley Thelismond guilty of first-degree homicide. The result of a three-day trial before Judge Charles Jones Jr., Thelismond, of New York, will face a life sentence in the shooting death of James Jeter, 26, in what officials called a gang-related incident in 2019. Thelismond, who was 17 at the time, was apprehended in the 300 block of North 12th Street within hours of the incident, police said.