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West Virginia State Police are investigating an armed bank robbery. On Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at approximately 1225pm Cpl. M. M. Massie responded to a 911 call of a bank robbery at the Bank of Romney Augusta branch. Cpl. Massie reviewed the video from the bank and observed an unknown male enter the bank and […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 24, 2021, 12:43 pm
Four West Virginia residents face drug charges after a traffic stop in Garrett County. According to the Maryland State Police McHenry Barrack on 9/23/21 at 6:54pmTroopers from the McHenry Barrack stopped a 2005 Dodge Neon, traveling eastbound on I-68 at the 14 mile marker.  The vehicle was stopped for an inoperable brake light and following […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 24, 2021, 12:40 pm
A Hampshire County man admits to distribution of methamphetamine. 36 year old Andrew Ross Hose, of Augusta, West Virginia pleaded guilty to selling methamphetamine, also known as “ice,” in August 2020 in Hampshire County according to Acting United States Attorney Randolph J. Bernard. Hose faces up to 20 years of incarceration and fine of up […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 24, 2021, 12:21 pm
The cause of a fire at Wendy’s restaurant in LaVale is under investigation. According to the Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office the fire broke out in the storage area of the restaurant at about 6:39pm Sept. 22nd. An employee noticed the blaze. 50 firefighters were called to the scene and had the fire under control […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 24, 2021, 12:20 pm
Drive-thru testing is offered three days per week at the Allegany County Fairgrounds, 11400 Moss Avenue, Cumberland, MD. Testing clinics are held Mondays from 2 to 7 p.m., and Wednesdays and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. No appointment is needed, but pre-registration is strongly encouraged to minimize wait times at the clinic. You […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 24, 2021, 12:10 pm
A Keyser man faces charges in connection with an armed robbery. According to Cumberland Police on Tuesday, September 21st, 2021 at approximately 5:58 p.m., the Cumberland Police Department responded to a Frederick Street convenience store for the report of an armed robbery. When officers arrived, they spoke with the attending clerk who advised that a […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 22, 2021, 12:19 pm
A Cumberland woman is dead after a three vehicle crash along I-68 in Washington County. According to Maryland State Police Hagerstown Barrack at about 7:59am Tuesday morning troopers were called out to eastbound I-68 at the 75 mile marker near Hancock for the crash. The initial investigation revealed all three vehicles were heading eastbound in […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 22, 2021, 12:19 pm
Garrett County’s COVID-19 statistics are dismal compared to the state numbers – the second highest case rate, second only to Allegany County, the highest positivity rate, and the lowest vaccination rate. “Most of the counties in Maryland are seeing a COVID-19 plateau, except in counties with low vaccination rates,” said Dr. Jennifer Corder, Deputy Health […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 22, 2021, 12:17 pm
Maryland State Police out of the McHenry Barrack are looking for the owner of tools found along I-68. On 9/20/2021 at approximately 7am a trooper from the McHenry Barrack was entering the rest area along eastbound interstate 68 at the 6 mile marker and observed some tools laying in the roadway. It appears the items […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 21, 2021, 4:08 pm
Meteorite hunters will be combing through parts of the Potomac Highlands after a fireball was reported over parts of eastern West Virginia and northern Virginia last week. William J. Cooke Lead with the NASA Meteoroid Environments Office says the reported fireball happened at about 10:30am on Sept 17 over New Market, VA near the border with West Virginia close […]
Author: ARCNEWSANDSPORTS
Posted: September 21, 2021, 4:07 pm