"The security industry is booming,” said Chris Danzberger, Spichers security division manager. “It is definitely growing. In the next ten to 15 years, it is expected to grow 50 percent. There are a lot of people in this area that are looking to get security systems now. We get requests every day.”
State police said TFC Tindal was able to retrieve the heroin and find two more bags on the ground by the driver's side door. A spoon, six hypodermic syringes and a prescription bottle containing 20 pills of Alprazolam was also retrieved.
On August 4, October 21 and November 25, 2012, Bonds, armed with what appeared to be a black semi-automatic pistol, robbed Chipotle restaurants in Hagerstown, Gaithersburg, and Damascus, Maryland. In each robbery, Bonds forced the manager to open the safe at gunpoint.
The suspect is described as a white female, 40-50 years of age, around 5'03" in height, 140 lbs, dark brown hair, with a wolf tattoo on her upper right arm. She was last seen wearing a white tank top with dark spots and green shorts.
Mike Cooper, a 4th grade English teacher at Andrew Buchanan Elementary School died Thursday, after falling ill during a faculty meeting, according to a spokesperson for the Chambersburg Area School District.
“Your friends tell you about an event that happened last night, and it was totally awesome, but you didn’t go because you didn’t have any way of finding out about it,” he said. “I live in Richmond, and there are constantly things coming up that I don’t know about. It’s good to see this here.”
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries came out with more information on the attack Friday morning. They said bears and dogs have a long antagonistic history, and the confrontation between the dog, bear, and man in Hardy County Thursday was unfortunately a symptom of such a relationship.
Washington Township Police said they filed charges against William Rook, 45, on Wednesday. He's charged with a felony count of retail theft for stealing merchandise valued at $1,872.33 over the course of 24 incidents, officers say.
"The Eastern Panhandle is a different place than other parts of the state and it's important that they get representation too. I want to make sure there's a strong voice coming out of the Eastern Panhandle the same way there are strong voices coming out of the state," said Morrisey.
In order to determine whether Medicare will cover the costs or not, it is important to find out if you are an inpatient or outpatient. At the hospital, patients get a letter telling them which one they are.
Each year businesses and citizens partner with the Frederick County Public Schools and the United Way of Frederick County to help provide students with the tools they need to start the school year off right.
In July, the 4th Court of Appeals ruled Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage was unconstitutional. That law would have taken affect Thursday morning, August 21, 2014 had the Supreme Court not stepped in.
The father who mistook his daughter for an intruder in the home and shot her, sending her to the hospital, will not be facing any charges, according to the Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney for Frederick Count
A Charlottesville, Va., man was arrested for burglary after police said they caught him on someone else's property. The incident happened on Tuesday, August 19 around 9 p.m. along the 1500 block of St. Lawrence Court.
During the fight, investigators said Edward Kimble was stabbed once in the upper left chest area. After being stabbed he ran to a nearby neighbor's house and knocked on the door. By the time neighbors answered the door, he had collapsed on the porch.
State police said they are investigating child safety for the two children who were in the car with Weaver. They said neither child was in a booster seat and children under the age of 13 shouldn't sit in the front seat. Troopers don't know what caused the accident; if Weaver was distracted and didn't see the black Jeep or just passed the vehicle in a hurry.
"The point of the scissors actually missed the child's brain and lodged just behind the right eye. It was very close to the optical nerve and the scissors had to be surgically removed at Ruby Memorial Hospital."
"This vehicle will not be used in the City of Winchester as a weapon. It is not an offensive, it is strictly a defensive. We will not be going into the community and using it in any other way other than strictly as a rescue vehicle,” said Cummings.