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The Parkesburg Police are investigating a reported home invasion/robbery, which occurred late Friday afternoon, Feb 17th, in the 300 blk. of Strasburg Avenue. The suspect is described as a tall thin black male, in his 20's, wearing blue jeans and a gray hooded sweatshirt. The suspect forced his way...

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Route 10 in Parkesburg is closed in both directions from Route 372 to Route 30 due to a broken electrical pole. Power is out in the area and traffic through the intersection of Route 10 and Route 372 is being directed by Fire Police. Please use caution in the area.

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At approximately 4:20 pm, a 4 year old child was struck while crossing W. 1st Avenue in the 500 block. The child was airlifted to A.I. DuPont hospital in Wilmington, DE. The condition of the child is unknown at this time. The driver of the striking vehicle is cooperating with the investigation. The...

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The Parkesburg Police Department has charged Jacob William Riehl, 20, from Coatesville, for possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance stemming from a vehicle stop in the 100 block of East First Avenue on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at approximately 1:00 am. A preliminary hearing has...
Police have charged Djuana A. Hall, 21, of Coatesville, with leaving the scene of an accident and related traffic offenses, after an incident on January 21, 2017, in the 100 block of East First Avenue.

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Police have charged Bruce Wemett, 49 of Honey Brook, with theft and related offenses after a police investigation was initiated on October 25 th in the 500 block of W 1 st Avenue.
The Parkesburg Police have charged Chester C. Ash, 33 of Parkesburg, with theft and related offenses after a police investigation in the 200 block of Culvert Street on October 12th.
Catharine W. McKenna, 60, of Wilmington, Delaware, has been charged with bad checks and related criminal offenses after passing a bad check on July 8 th for landscaping supplies from a Highland Township business. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for December 22, 2016 in front of the Honorable...

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Jonah Jose Reist-Cowell, 18, of Lancaster, Pa, was charged with drug possession and related offenses after police contact on November 15 th at E. Bridge and W 2 nd Ave @ 1AM. A summons has been issued for his appearance in court.
Scott Layfield , 45, of Georgetown, Delaware, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, after police contact Sep 17 th along Pennsylvania Avenue in Avondale Borough. Layfield was processed and released pending summons.

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