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Facebook Post Preceded Dauphin Co. Murder-Suicide

The Facebook post said he wanted to go out on his own terms, and moments after he typed those words, a man shot and killed his estranged wife in Dauphin County and then he took his own life. Police say it happened Monday night in the parking lot of a Regal Cinemas in Susquehanna Township.… ... Continue Reading

Sex Offender Pleaded Guilty To New Attacks In Lancaster Co.

A convicted sex offender in Lancaster County is headed back to prison after he used an alias to get volunteer work with children and abused a preteen child. Prosecutors say 49-year old Joseph Rohrer of Rapho Township pleaded guilty to multiple crimes including sexual assault by a volunteer. The plea came with a 15-to-30 year… ... Continue Reading

Injured Firefighter Dies From Injuries In Adams Co.

The Adams County firefighter who was seriously hurt while responding to a blaze earlier this month has died. Officials with the Buchanan Valley Volunteer Fire Department say Assistant Chief Walter Wagaman succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday. Wagman was ejected from a fire truck on August-2nd as the unit answered a call in Menallen Township.… ... Continue Reading

Dogs Seized From Lancaster Co. Property

When a Lancaster County resident was recently given three dogs living in unsanitary conditions, they contacted the Pennsylvania SPCA to file a report. Humane law enforcement officers confiscated 11-other dogs from that property in Elizabethtown. Charges are pending against the owner. The pets will be available for adoption soon. Residents can report abuse by calling… ... Continue Reading

Two People Wounded In Lancaster City Shooting A shooting in Lancaster City Monday night left two residents wounded. Police responded to the 700-block of North Shippen Street just before 10pm. Officers found one person with a bullet wound to his leg and a short time later the discovered another who had been grazed. One of… ... Continue Reading

York County Robberies Could Be Connected

Three men each armed with a handgun robbed a York City gas station on Sunday and police believe the gang may have been involved in three other hold-ups. Police say last weekend’s robbery happened at the Sunoco station in the 200-block of North Sherman Street. Earlier this month businesses in West Manchester and Spring Garden… ... Continue Reading

Lancaster Co. Man Dies After Falling Out Of Pick-Up Truck

The identity of the man who died in Lancaster County after he fell out of the bed of a pick-up truck packed with teens has been released. The Coroner says 18-year old Jonathon Wise of New Holland died at Lancaster General Hospital following the accident Saturday night along Red Well Road near Lowery Road in… ... Continue Reading

Lancaster Co. Drug Dealer Convicted & Sentenced

A delivery of 5000-bags of heroin laced with fentanyl, valued at $50,000 was intercepted in Lancaster County in April of last year. Now the man who ran the operation has been sentenced. The Drug Task Force had been tracking the activity of one of the suspects which prompted a traffic stop. The District Attorney’s Office… ... Continue Reading

York City Plans To Re-Create 100-Year Old Photograph

Officials say they will re-create a photo taken in York City 100-years ago. On September-1st 1919, various groups gathered for the picture. Now a century later, officials invite everyone to continental square this September-1st to create an accurate reproduction. Participants should arrive just past 12-noon to stage and prep for a photo that will be… ... Continue Reading

Heat Hampers York Co. Firefighters

A 3-alarm fire in York County Saturday left six firefighters hospitalized for heat exhaustion. Officials say several others were treated at the scene along the 900-block of Green Spring Road in Conewago Township. The units fought the flames for roughly 6-hours but in the end the home was destroyed. The residents were not home at… ... Continue Reading

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