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* Westminster: A burglar who broke into the J&B; Diamond Cleaners in the Cranberry Square Shopping Center escaped with $276, an official of the company told police Thursday.

James Harrington of Sams Creek Road told police someone shattered the windshield of his car while it was parked at Western Maryland College Feb. 21. The estimated damage was $400.

Jack Dissinger of New Windsor reported that someone who apparently was trying to steal his car Feb. 19 broke the steering wheel housing and attempted to break the ignition switch. Damage is about $200, he told police.

Valerie Harrison of Westmoreland Street told police someone entered her car and removed articles valued at $338 Feb. 22. The car was parked near her house, she said.

Lisa Gist of New Windsor told police someone scratched her car while it was parked at the Crossroads Square Shopping Center Wednesday.

Mary Burke of Manchester told police someone wrote on her car with a felt-tip pen while it was parked on Johahn Drive Feb. 22.


* Westminster: Westminster responded for a trash fire on Goodwins Road at 5:59 p.m. Thursday.

Westminster and Reese were dispatched for a house fire in the 100 block of Gorsuch Road at 12:54 p.m. Friday, but discovered smoke coming from a controlled burning.

* Silver Run: Pleasant Valley and Littlestown and Kingsdale of Adams County, Pa., responded to a chimney fire on East Mayberry Road at 3:17 p.m. Friday. Units were out for 45 minutes.

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