Crime & Public Safety

Search, rescue missions increasing in national park

June 29, 2016

Search and rescue missions are spiking in Shenandoah National Park as it experiences one of the busiest times of its season. Deputy Chief Ranger Bridget Bohnet attributes one reason for the increase of missing visitors to cell phones.

Edinburg man charged with animal cruelty

June 24, 2016

An Edinburg man was charged with five counts of animal cruelty Friday following seizure of 99 animals from his property, said Capt. Wesley Dellinger of the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.

Two charged with possessing, manufacturing meth

June 23, 2016

Two women were arrested and indicted Monday under suspicion of the manufacturing and distribution of methamphetamine, said Lt. Chris Baker of the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.

Man charged in theft

June 22, 2016

An 18-year-old man has been arrested and charged with six counts of credit card larceny and one count of grand larceny, according to Capt. Wesley Dellinger of the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.

Three-vehicle crash sends four to hospital

Two damaged vehicles sit in the intersection of State Route 55 and Fort Valley Road after a three-vehicle crash on Friday afternoon. Rachel Mahoney/Daily

June 10, 2016

STRASBURG – Four people, two of them Warren County High School students and one a recent graduate, were transported to hospitals after a three-vehicle crash on state Route 55 Friday afternoon.

Utility pole falls on vehicle

June 9, 2016

A woman was transported to the hospital Wednesday after a utility pole fell on her car in Warren County.