Shippensburg Police (717-532-7361)
A package was taken off the front porch in the 100 block of North Penn Street sometime in the afternoon of Dec. 21. Police said the package contained family photos and would have no value to anyone but the owner. Police seek information.
State Police at Carlisle (717-249-2121)
Matthew Blake Hamilton, 26, of Chambersburg, was charged with receiving stolen property and retail theft after an incident at Walmart in Shippensburg Township at 6:58 p.m. Dec. 16. Police said Hamilton entered the store, took a shopping cart and went to the TV aisle. Hamilton selected three TVs, but placed only one in his shopping cart. He put his jacket back on and then rushed out of the store through the lawn and garden department, getting tot he parking lot, placing the TV in his vehicle and fleeing the scene. Police said Hamilton was later arrested on a warrant on these charges.
Several unlocked vehicles were entered in the Walnut Bottom area sometime between 3 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. Dec. 21.