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An inmate in custody at the Franklin County Jail has new charges for allegedly striking a deputy Thursday, Feb. 7, following a fight with a second inmate.

A Union man has been charged with stalking and property damage after police say he threw rocks and caused other damage to a truck.

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A 52-year-old Robertsville man was arrested Monday on charges of statutory sodomy and child molestation as part of a larger roundup of several suspects conducted by a fugitive apprehension task force assembled by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

A county man was charged following a stabbing outside a Villa Ridge-area home following an argument Monday.

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A county man was charged following a stabbing outside a Villa Ridge-area home following an argument Monday.

A Franklin County grand jury has issued an indictment against a Washington man accused of breaking into multiple businesses in Washington and Franklin County.

A Union woman accused of stealing thousands of dollars in cash from her employer and fleeing the state contacted authorities Friday to turn herself in.

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A Washington Walmart employee who is charged with stealing more than $25,000 from the store and leaving the state turned herself in, police said.

A third man accused in the burglary of a Lonedell area storage unit and then fleeing from police was charged.

A St. Clair man has been charged with two felonies following a police pursuit of a stolen vehicle that traveled through Robertsville, Catawissa and ended with a crash in Pacific.

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The driver of an SUV that crashed into a Washington industry Wednesday is suspected of driving under the influence of inhalants, according to police.

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A Catawissa man who pleaded guilty to 12 felonies in August for posing as an 18-year-old woman and manipulating two boys into performing sex acts, was sentenced in federal court Wednesday.

Tips from the Operation Game Thief and Clean Stream hotlines have led to the arrest of a Union man in connection with dumping used motor oil into the Bourbeuse River at the Reiker Ford conservation area last month.

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Washington police are continuing the investigation into the robbery of Maurices clothing store.