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Police still looking for occupants of car hit by train


MARTINSBURG–The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department is still looking for occupants of a vehicle that was struck by a train east of Martinsburg around 4 a.m. Friday, according to Berkeley County Sheriff Curtis Keller.

Keller said a white Lincoln Town Car appeared to have gotten stuck on the tracks on Van Clevesville Road near the intersection of Connector Road.

He said the car was traveling westbound toward the tracks before becoming stuck.

According to Keller, the railroad was closed and under construction. The individuals were not found at the scene.

“The car was found unoccupied and whoever was driving the vehicle– this time we believe three occupants were in the vehicle– they fled the scene,” Keller said. “At this time we are still investigating and we donát have any updates on who was driving the vehicle.”

Keller said anyone who has information regarding the incident is

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Houston police search for missing 16-year-old girl

HOUSTON – Houston police are searching for a 16-year-old girl who went missing Thursday, officials said.

Mary Durrett was last seen walking near the Museum District, which is close to the Texas Medical Center. Officials said Durrett was wearing weathered-looking jeans with holes in the knees, a mustard-yellow cardigan sweater, possibly with a maroon sweatshirt underneath, and tennis shoes.

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UPDATED: Police Searching for Missing Person in Mississauga

Peel police are seeking public assistance locating a man last seen in Mississauga.

Russell Slaney, 60, was last seen in the area of Eglinton and Ridgeway, police said just before 5 p.m. today.

Slaney is described as white, 5’4”, with a medium build. He has limited speech.

He was last seen wearing a navy blue winter coat, blue jeans, a maple leaf hat with a pom pom, black shoes, and black gloves.

Anyone with information should contact police immediately.

UPDATED: police said around 6:50 p.m. that Slaney has been found.

Read more at: https://www.insauga.com/police-searching-for-missing-person-in-mississauga

Police investigate robbery at Flagship Inn

One person arrested, police seek second suspect

PETERSBURG — Petersburg police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Flagship Inn on South Crater Road.

According to the Petersburg Bureau of Police, around 8 a.m. on Sunday, two suspects set up a victim by luring him to a room at the Flagship Inn using Facebook. Once the victim was in the room, the suspects robbed them. No weapon was displayed, but one suspect mentioned that he had one during the robbery.

Police subsequently arrested Melissa Chatham on a charge of conspiracy to commit robbery. She was arraigned in Petersburg General District Court on Monday and is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Feb. 23.

Police are seeking a second person, Sean Wallace (also known as Sean Johnson) on warrants for robbery, conspiracy and abduction.

Anyone who has information about the robbery or Wallace’s

Read more at: http://www.progress-index.com/news/20171211/police-investigate-robbery-at-flagship-inn

Police: Man sent nude photos online to teen; solicited her for sex

Bethlehem police say a man is charged after he sent several nude photos online to a teen girl and solicited her for sex, according to Northampton County Court records.

Victor J. Cueto, 24, who lives in the 1100 block of Hanover Avenue in Allentown, is charged with attempted involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, unlawful contact with a minor and criminal use of a cellphone. Cueto is in jail under $150,000 bail.

According to court records filed by Detective Michael DiLuzio with the department’s internet crimes against children unit:

On Dec. 6, the department was contacted with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. An agent with that agency told Bethlehem police that several Facebook messages were sent to a 15-year-old girl in Bethlehem from a man that were “sexually suggestive.”


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Hopewell Police seek commercial burglary suspect

HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — The Hopewell Police Department needs the public’s help solving an early-morning commercial burglary.

Shortly after 1:30 a.m. Monday, officers responded to the Community Food Mart located at 325 S. Mesa Drive for a burglary alarm activation.

Their investigation determined that the lone suspect broke out the front window to the business with a hammer, removed several rolls of coins from the register and fled the business on foot.

The suspect is described as a 25- to 35-year-old white male who is roughly 5’10” to 6’0″ and 180-200 pounds with a stocky build. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored jacket with a possible attached hood, blue jeans, dark colored boots and rubber coated cotton gloves. Police said the suspect also had a dark colored piece of material covering the lower portion of face.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Roland Grimm at (804) 541-2284. Additionally, any person(s) who have

Read more at: http://wric.com/2017/12/11/hopewell-police-seek-commercial-burglary-suspect/

Dallas police searching for missing 22-year-old who made threats to harm himself

Rodrigo Rodriguez was last seen around 6 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of Wildrose Drive in Central Oak Cliff. Rodriguez is Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black and white striped soccer shirt and yellow soccer shoes.

He may be a threat to himself and others.

Police ask that anyone who knows his location to call 911 or the department’s missing person unit.

Read more at: https://www.dallasnews.com/news/missing-person/2017/12/11/dallas-police-searching-missing-22-year-old-made-threats-harm

Police: Men rob victim in Food Lion bathroom

 Food Lion robbery suspects

Food Lion robbery suspects

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Police are asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects wanted for a robbing a man inside a bathroom at a grocery store in Chesterfield County Sunday night.

Officers were called to the Food Lion at 9801 Chester Road at 9:32 p.m.

Lt. Don Story with Chesterfield Police said one of the suspects, who was armed with a handgun, robbed a man inside the bathroom.

Story said no one was injured.

Police said the two suspects, shown in a surveillance photo, fled the scene in a red, four-door car.

Anyone with information about the incident or the suspects is asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/10/person-robbed-at-food-lion-9801-chester-road/

Robbery suspect used Facebook to lure victim to Petersburg motel, police say

PETERSBURG, Va. — Authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate a suspect wanted for robbing a man at a Petersburg motel Sunday morning.

Lt. Emanuel Chambliss with the Petersburg Bureau of Police said Melissa Chatham and Sean Wallace, who is also known as Sean Johnson, used Facebook to lure a man to a room at the Flagship Inn in the 800 block of S. Crater Road at 8 a.m.

“Once in the room Wallace robbed the victim,” Chambliss said. “No weapon was displayed, but Wallace motioned that he had one during the robbery.”

Officials said warrants are on file for Wallace for robbery, conspiracy and abduction.

Chatham is in police custody, Chambliss said.

If you have seen Wallace or know his whereabouts, call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip to 274637.

Police investigate carjacking at Mid Rivers Mall

ST. PETERS, Mo. – The St. Peters Police Department is investigating an assault and carjacking that occurred at Mid Rivers Mall Saturday morning.

Around 11:15 a.m., the victim, 59, told police the suspect approached the passenger side of his car and asked him for a cigarette. While he was distracted, the suspect entered the car, displayed a gun and told the victim to get out.

The victim tried to defend himself and sustained several injuries to his face. When the victim was able to get out of the car, the suspect fled the area in the car, a Chevy Trailblazer.

Officials said within a short period, a tire blew on the car and the suspect abandoned it in an eastbound lane of Interstate 70.

About 20 minutes later, a similar incident occurred in St. Charles County at Ameristar Casino. The suspect in that incident was arrested by police.

Police are now investigating to see

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