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Marietta Couple Get Prison for Depriving Girl of Food, Toilet

A Marietta couple was sentenced to serve state prison sentences for a sequence of abuse and torture of a preteenage girl who was deprived of food and bathroom. Kenneth Greenly III and Jodie Hudson-Greenly were convicted in July of also having the girl perform for hours “wall sits” — a strenuous physical exercise for a […]

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Man Gets 8-20 Years for Elizabethtown Man’s Fatal Overdose

A heroin dealer from Lancaster City was recently sentenced to state prison for terms for providing fentanyllaced heroin that caused the overdose deaths of an Elizabethtown man. The Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office announced on Friday, Sept. 13, that Erick Salome-Chevere, 28, will serve 8 to 20 years in prison, in accordance with a plea […]

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Three Nabbed in Drug Bust at Rheems Turkey Hill

Three people were charged with drug dealing after police found them with methamphetamine, marijuana and cash in Mount Joy Township, according to police. All three are awaiting preliminary hearings scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, before Magisterial District Judge Scott E. Albert. The three were arrested shortly after they pulled into Turkey Hill, […]

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Marietta Parents Convicted of Felonies Over Abuse of Child

Kenneth Greenly III   Jodie Hudson-Greenly   A Marietta couple was convicted of a sequence of abuse and torture of a pre-teenage girl who was deprived of food and bathroom and forced to perform for hours “wall sits” — a strenuous physical exercise for a child. A Lancaster County jury returned guilty verdicts against Kenneth […]

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Police Say Elizabethtown Man Caught With Meth, $3K in Cash

Matthew H. Meckley   An Elizabethtown man has been charged with drug offenses after police said they found methamphetamine and $3,000 during a traffic stop in Warwick Township. Matthew H. Meckley, 40, was charged with one count of possession with intent to deliver, four counts of possessing drug paraphernalia, one count of possessing an instrument […]

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Man in Town for Work-Travel Program Accused of Sexual Assault

Alexis John Javier Dolotina   A man who was in Elizabethtown to take part in a work-travel program is accused of committing sexual assault. Alexis John Javier Dolotina, 21, from the Phillippines, was participating in a program that rented space from Elizabethtown College. Police found evidence that Dolotina sexually assaulted the complainant in the afternoon […]

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Local Man Accused of 2013 Child Rape in Manor Township

David Earl Ellerbee   A former emergency medical technician for Northwest Emergency Medical Services is charged with one count of rape of a child and other offenses over offenses that prosecutors allege happened in Manor Township in 2013. David Earl Ellerbee, 56, who is listed in court records with an Elizabethtown mailing address, is scheduled […]

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Conoy Supervisor Has DUI; He’s Due in Court June 20

By LINDSEY BLEST LNP Staff Writer A Conoy Township supervisor charged with DUI in May said he “made a mistake.” John Shearer, 60, was pulled over by a Susquehanna Regional police officer on River Road/Route 441 near North Second Street around 1:15 a.m. May 9, according to charging documents. The arresting officer said he saw […]

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