The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

May 28, 2013

Police, Fire for May 28, 2013


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• John P. Swartz, 24, of 22 Kidds Mill Road, Pymatuning Township, has been charged with theft for stealing jewelry from a relative in March in the 600 block of Greenville Road, Coolspring Township, and selling it at Sharon jewelry dealers, police said.

• Someone entered a home at 3 a.m. May 18 on Pinchalong Road, Pine Township, and caused minor damage, police said. The suspects arrived in a late model, four-door, light green or blue passenger car, police said.

West Salem Township

• A riding lawn mower that had just been parked in a two-room shed started a fire that destroyed it, other lawn equipment and tools Monday, Fire Chief Tom Hunt Jr. said.

The shed at 161 Orangeville Road, owned by the Giardina family, was heavily damaged, he said.

The fire was called in at 12:26 p.m.

Greenville and Hempfield Township firefighters assisted.