Area police are investigating a criminal trespass incident, a burglary, and a criminal mischief case in Franklin County.
Chambersburg Police Log
CRIMINAL TRESPASS: On 10/26/2019 at 10:21 a.m., Chambersburg police responded to the 100 block of Lincoln Way West for a reported Criminal Trespass incident.
Through an investigation, it was revealed that Ryan Phillips, 28, had kicked a door down which was dead bolted in order to gain entry into a room that he was not authorized to do so. Phillips was charged with criminal trespass, a 2nd degree felony, defiant trespass, a misdemeanor, and summary criminal mischief.
BURGLARY: On 10/31/2019 Chambersburg Police responded to the 300 block of South Main Street for a report of a burglary.
Sometime between noon and 2:30 p.m., someone broke open a shed door and stole belongings from inside of it. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Chambersburg Police Department at (717) 264-4131
Shippensburg Police Log
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: On November 7, 2019 at approximately 11:45 p.m., an officer observed a broken planter in front of Henry’s Pharmacy, 54 E. King St.
Surveillance showed the large ceramic planter valued at $200 was kicked over an hour earlier. The suspect also kicked over a small planter near 68 E. King St. which spilled over but wasn’t damaged.
Police subsequently located the suspect, Michael J. Kearney Jr., on Richard Avenue. A charge of criminal mischief was filed against Kearney.