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Wanted on Warrants: July 22
Editor’s note: This feature is a collaboration between the Somerset County Sheriff’s Department and the Daily American to apprehend individuals who are wanted on warrants for failure to appear to court hearings. Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s warrant tip line at 445-1413.
Man killed in early morning motorcycle crash in Shade Township
Russian said the motorcycle then continued without the man, hitting a tree and splitting in half, causing a debris field of about 100 to 150 feet. The man was dead when first responders arrived at the scene, he said.
Windber man killed in motorcycle crash
Gregory Sheehan, 54, was riding a 2002 Honda CBR954RR south on Rock Cut Road at 12:19 a.m. Saturday, according to information provided by state police in Somerset.
Bedford County fair to begin
The event, hosted by the Bedford County Agricultural Society, features various animal exhibitions, demonstrations, displays of artwork and home goods, motorsports, midway rides and entertainment throughout the week.
Windber man dies after crashing motorcycle
Shade Township, Somerset County, Pa. - A Windber man is dead after crashing his motorcycle just after midnight on Saturday in Somerset County.
Restaurant holds fundraiser for Bedford County Players
BEDFORD, Pa. (WJAC) -- Preparing a five-course meal is something Stefano Ferrari and his staff do every Friday and Saturday night at his restaurant and marketplace, LIFeSTYLE.
One person rushed to hospital after shooting in Johnstown
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. —A teenager was rushed to the hospital after being shot in the leg on Sheridan Street in Johnstown's West End Saturday evening, emergency dispatchers told 6 News.According to authorities, the unnamed 18-year-old was shot around 7:45 p.m. Saturday evening. The circumstances around the
City Man Charged In Frederick Street Disturbance
July 22nd, 2018by WCBC RadioOn Saturday morning, at approximately 6:30 AM officers from the Cumberland City Police Department were dispatched to the 200 block of Frederick Street for a disturbance.Upon arrival officers located the subject creating the disturbance and identified him as Steven Nelson
Oakland man returned to state prison
CUMBERLAND — A 44-year-old man from Oakland was taken into custody on Friday by Cumberland police officers who served him with a warrant for failing to meet the conditions of his parole.Jonathan Daniel Hershiser is said to have avoided mandatory drug screening on five occasions. He was returned to c
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AT&T plans to build new cell site in Bedford County
AT&T plans to build a new cell site in Bedford County as part of its FirstNet build. This new site will better serve first responders in Hyndman, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding area. This is the first new site to be publicly announced in Pennsylvania since Governor Wolf opted in to FirstNet late
Alleged drug dealer charged after man's fatal overdose
State police in Somerset have charged Bryan Lee Stout, 33, of the 200 block of Rose Road, with drug delivery resulting in death, drug possession and criminal use of a communication facility, according to official documents.
Police: Security guard stole, resold equipment
A security guard at Hiram G. Andrews Center in Upper Yoder Township was jailed on Thursday, accused of stealing $19,000 worth of portable radios and other devices from the education facility.
Nearly a year after Hyndman train derailment, cell service is coming to the area
HYNDMAN, Pa. -Nearly a year after a large train derailment in Hyndmanthat led to the town's evacuation and raised concerns about communication abilities for first responders in the rural area, officials announced a cell tower is coming to the area.
Police investigate vandalism at Northern Bedford School District
BEDFORD, PA – Police said they are looking for three men between 16 and 20 years old for vandalism at Northern Bedford School District early Wednesday. The buildings, including windows, doors and walls, as well as signs and vehicles, were spray painted, police said.According to police, the suspects
Reliable cell service bound for Hyndman
HYNDMAN — This time next year, the borough of Hyndman, its residents and first-responders will, for the first time, have reliable cellphone and broadband services.
After massive fire, Bedford County Players regroup to discuss future
BEDFORD, Pa. (WJAC) -- Two days after a fire destroyed the Gardner Memorial Theatre at Old Bedford Village, members of theBedford County Playersare coming together to regroup and plan for their future productions.
Three suspects sought in school vandalism
BEDFORD, Pa. — Police were searching for three suspects who vandalized buildings, vehicles and signs at the Northern Bedford School District in South Woodbury Township early Wednesday.
Bedford theater group working to regroup after blaze
Also lost were virtually all the equipment, props and costumes of the Bedford County Players theater group, which leases the historical venue.
Fire crews battle blaze at Old Bedford Village
BEDFORD, Pa. - Numerous fire crews are battling a fire at Old Bedford Village.Fire crews from across Bedford County responded to the blaze at the theatre at Old Bedford Village around 12:30 p.m. Monday.Flames can been seen engulfing the building.Officials said no one was inside the building when the