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2 people injured in Lancaster County crashes
The first was on Bowmansville Road in Adamstown, near the Berks County line, around 11:45 p.m. Saturday.
Lancaster County man faces sexual assault charges
Northern Lancaster County Police have arrested a man accused of sexual assault.Police took Nicholas Hill into custody after conducting a welfare check at a home in the 1200 block of Newport Road in Penn Township.Hill is charged with counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and strangulation.
Lancaster pride festival shuts down parts of city
LANCASTER, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.- The streets of Lancaster were decked out in rainbow this afternoon!
Police: Woman finds stranger sleeping in her Lancaster County home
PENN TOWNSHIP, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa — An East Petersburg man is facing charges after police say he broke into a house after a party and fell asleep.
'Love is love': Thousands of LGBTQ supporters turn out for 11th annual Lancaster Pride Fest
“Fear.”It’s something 21-year-old Rachael Andrews said she felt last year before she came out as gay. She said she feared neglect from those closest to her —including her mother, Robin.“But after I told her, it’s like nothing even happened. Nothing changed,” Rachael said. “It meant the world that sh
Leola man robs, threatens a man during dispute over money, police say
A Leola man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges after robbing and threatening a man in Lititz, police said.Mark A. Smith, 73, of Leola, waschargedFriday with robbery and terroristic threats after threatening a man and stealing his cellphone and $80 cash during a verbal dispute over money, polic
Search form missing kayaker underway in Lancaster County
WGAL GraphicSOURCE: WGALEAST DONEGAL TOWNSHIP, Pa. —Emergency dispatchers say crews are searching for a missing kayaker on the Susquehanna River.Rescue crews are in the area of Marietta River Front Park, in East Donegal Township.
Officials to ban fireworks in Lancaster ahead of July 4th weekend
LANCASTER, Pa. — Fireworks are now legal in the state of Pennsylvania, but that may soon be changing in the City of Lancaster.
Man arrested for allegedly holding woman against her will, sexually assaulting her
PENN TOWNSHIP, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.- A Lancaster County man is behind bars after allegedly holding a woman against her will.
Police release photos of suspects in burglary at East Earl Township gun shop
The two suspects used a tool to break the front glass door to the Sportsman's Shop, 1214 Main Street, early Tuesday, police said.
Lancaster vet to spend weekend in cage on roof of pet pantry
LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) -- - Summer is officially here, and that means heading out to a warm, sunny, vacation spot, unless you're Pet Pantry of Lancaster County's co-founder and staff vet, Dr. Bryan Langlois.
Woman Found on I-81 Ramp Dies at Hospital
The Lackawanna County coroner says Rachel Teplitsky, 26, of Tafton, was found on the Interstate 81 south off-ramp at the Davis Street exit. She was badly hurt and later died at the hospital.
Suspect wanted in connection with Turkey Hill armed robbery
DERRY TOWNSHIP, DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.- Derry Township Police are searching for a man who robbed the Turkey Hill on Middletown Road.
Woman shot in the stomach in Chester
CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) --Delaware County authorities are investigating a shooting in Chester.It happened around 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Upland and 24th streets.A woman was shot in the stomach and taken to Crozier Chester Medical Center for treatment.So far, there is no word on her condition.Police say an
Heroin overdose leads to arrests of 2 wanted individuals
At 11:02 p.m. Wednesday, police were dispatched to the Boyd Street residence and found an unresponsive female. An officer administered Narcan, and she was revived, police said.
Police: Woman wakes up to find stranger sleeping in her Penn Township home
The woman told police she woke up that morning and found Gebhard, whom she did not know, sleeping in her house.
Robbery thwarted by armed customer in Dauphin County
Police say an attempted armed robbery occurred at the Rutter's, on Derry Street, in Swatara Township, early Saturday.
Lancaster man who slashed 1-month-old daughter's neck, kidnapped her in trash bag jailed up to 52 years
Sleets, 37, kidnapped the one-month old child from a home in the first block of East Frederick Street as her mother slept Nov. 11, 2014. He slashed her face and neck before placing her in a trash bag inside a back pack, according to testimony presented at trial. He ran and tossed the bag under a par
Investigation continues into theft of firearms from Lancaster County store
East Earl Township Police and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, continue to investigate the burglary and theft of 18 firearms taken from The Sportsman's Shop in New Holland last week.
Lancaster Watchdog: Graffiti to stay on Route 283 highway sign; East Ross Street gets new sign in Lancaster
The graffiti has been there about two years after someone painted the letters on the roadway as well as on the sign. The vandalism was the subject of a June 2, 2016, news item from WGAL-TV.