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Have You Seen Either Of These Two Missing Men

Have You Seen Either Of These Two Missing Men

A man from York and another from Lancaster are reported missing and possibly in danger. State Police say 63-year old James Spiegel was last seen on June-11 in the area of Whitecraft Road in Shrewsberry Township. Troopers believe he may be confused and there are some mental health concerns. Residents who know more can call… ... Continue Reading

Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Competition In York

All this week, the Pullo Center in York has been hosting the 2019 Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Competition. Just over 2-dozen candidates have been taking part in preliminary competitions that will wrap up Saturday night with the crowning of the new Miss Pennsylvania. That winner will go to the national contest at the end of summer. ... Continue Reading

One Person Wounded In York City Shooting

A shooting in York City has left one person wounded. 9-1-1 dispatchers say it happened at around 11pm Wednesday night along the 800-block of West King Street. No word yet on the victim’s condition or is a suspect is in custody. ... Continue Reading

PA Earthquake Registers 3.4-Magnitude

Some Pennsylvania residents heard a rumble Wednesday night but for a change it wasn’t from thunder. The U-S Geological Survey reports that a 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit 11-miles southwest of Mifflintown in Juniata County at around 8:30p. There were no reports of any injuries or damage. ... Continue Reading

OSHA Report Issued On York City Firefighter Deaths

A federal safety agency’s report on the deaths of two York City firefighters last year is now out. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health say several contributing factors led to the March-2018 deaths of Ivan Flanscha and Zachary Anthony. The two men died when a wall collapsed as they extinguished some hot spots… ... Continue Reading

Gunshots Hit York City Homes

Several York City homes have been damaged by intentional gunfire. Police say 3-homes near North Newberry and Smith Streets were hit by bullets when suspects in a brown Ford, and a white Honda fired weapons just before 10:30p Monday. Then a few hours later early Tuesday morning, several homes along the 300-block of East Poplar… ... Continue Reading

Victims Identified In Lancaster Co. Double Fatal Crash

Two victims have been identified in Sunday’s night double fatal traffic accident in Lancaster County. Police say a 53-year old Rodney Kring of Bowmansville and 29-year old Elise Schmidt of Akron died just before midnight along the first block of East Swartzville Road in East Cocalico Township. Officers say speed was a factor when the… ... Continue Reading

Drug Dealer Gets Prison Time In Lancaster

The Lancaster City man who pleaded guilty to selling fentanyl-laced heroin in October of last year has been sentenced. reports that 31-year old Jerome Johnson was under police surveillance when the sale was made in a city alley. Johnson was ordered to serve from 4-to-10 years in prison. ... Continue Reading

Official Charged With Stealing From Cumberland Co. EMS

An assistant chief at Cumberland Goodwill EMS is charged with stealing more than $53,000 from the company. Police in Cumberland County say 34-year old Jeffrey Salisbury is charged with several crimes including forgery and theft by deception. Officers say Salisbury allegedly submitted phony hours on his time sheet, took money from the petty cash fund… ... Continue Reading

Suspect Who Threatened Couple At-Large In Lancaster

A warrant has been issued for a Lancaster City man who threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend and her current boyfriend. Police are still looking for 29-year old John Lugo II who was pulled over for a traffic stop the next day, but he was able to run away from officers. Lugo is now charged with… ... Continue Reading

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