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  1. Derry Township supervisors consider ideas to become more energy efficientRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    Derry Township's municipal building is leaky, its lighting is not the most efficient and its HVAC system is trying to heat one room while cooling another. Jay Franklin of the Dauphin County Industrial Development Authority said the township should be able to save money on utilities, increase the comfort of employees and finance improvements.

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  2. Police officer not justified in shooting, charged with homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    A Hummelstown police officer has been charged with criminal homicide in the fatal shooting of a South Hanover Township man last month. Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico said following a state police investigation, he concluded 36-year-old Lisa Mearkle was not justified in using deadly force when she shot 59-year-old David Kassick .

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  3. Officer charged in deadly shooting; Family says victim is a vindicatedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WPMT-TV York

    For the first time in seven weeks, David Kassick's family learned the circumstances of his death on Monday. Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico met with them to tell them Officer Lisa Mearkle would face a charge of criminal homicide for shooting and killing their loved one.

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  4. Pennsylvania police officer charged with homicide in suspect's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Los Angeles Times. "What is she supposed to do? Wait for him to roll over and shoot her?" Calls to the Dauphin County district attorney's office, the Hummelstown Police Department and an attorney representing Kassick's family seeking comment ...

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  5. 'What was she supposed to do?' Lisa Mearkle's attorney ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    ... Mearkle's lawyer Brian Perry speaks about the situation that led to the arrest of his client earlier today. Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico Jr. announced Tuesday that following an incident investigation, Mearkle was charged with homicide ...

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  6. Video: Dauphin County DA charges Hummelstown police officer with homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico Jr. talks about Hummelstown, Pa., police officer Lisa Mearkle charged with homicide and State police escort her from the courtroom in handcuffs Tuesday, March 24, 2015 following her arraignment on homicide charges related to the death of David Kassick after a traffic stop last month. Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico Jr. charged Hummelstown police officer Lisa Mearkle in the February death of David Kassick Tuesday, March 24, 2015.

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  7. Harrisburg man sentenced in shootout that killed teen bystanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ABC 27

    ... of City Council President Wanda Williams has learned his penalty. Justin Baxter, 28, was sentenced Tuesday in Dauphin County Court to nine-and-a-half to 19 years in prison. A co-defendant, 24-year-old Michael Gelsinger, was convicted of criminal ...

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  8. Police officer charged with homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    ... ATTORNEY CHARGED THE POLICE OFFICER ARE HOMICIDE. HE SAYS SHE WAS NOT JUSTIFIED IN USING DEADLY FORCE. THE DAUPHIN COUNTY REPORTER PORCHA JOHNSON HAS MORE. THE OFFICER DID NOT SAY A WORD ABOUT THE DEATH OF DAVID KASEK AS SHE WAS TAKEN INTO POLICE ...

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  9. Hummelstown police officer charged after shooting unarmed man: Full coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    ... home in the first block of Grandview Drive, where an altercation with Mearkle took place. According to the Dauphin County district attorney, Kassick, hit by a Taser, was on the ground on his stomach when Mearkle shot him twice in the back, killing ...

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  10. President judge grants $250K bail for Hummelstown police officer who shot unarmed manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    Hummelstown police officer Lisa Mearkle is out on $250,000 bail after a request to the Dauphin County President Judge Richard A. Lewis. Mearkle had been initially denied bail because of the criminal homicide charges filed against her , but was granted the bail Tuesday afternoon after the request to the judge.

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  11. S. Londonderry hires new managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... re to benefit the citizens of South Londonderry Township." Currently, Arbaugh lives in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County, and enjoys spending time with his newborn son. His personal interests include running, hiking and fishing.

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  12. Officer charged with killing unarmed driver laying facedownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico speaks, while Deputy District Attorney John Baer, left, and state police spokesman Trooper Robert Hicks stand behind him, during a news conference Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Harrisburg. Pa., regarding the shooting death of an unarmed man after a traffic stop by police.

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  13. Dauphin County police officer charged with homicide after Feb. 2 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The York Daily Record

    According to LNP, a Dauphin County police officer has been charged with criminal homicide after the Feb. 2 shooting of David Kassick. Mearkle allegedly tailed Kassick, 59, after he did not pull over, shocked him with a Taser and then shot him twice in the back, according to the article.

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  14. Hummelstown traffic stop to fatal officer-involved shooting: Timeline of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico Jr. talks about Hummelstown, Pa., police officer Lisa Mearkle charged with homicide and State police escort her from the courtroom in handcuffs Tuesday, March 24, 2015 following her arraignment on homicide charges related to the death of David Kassick after a traffic stop last month. Kassick, 59, died from fatal gunshot wounds following series of events that police say began when Mearkle, a 14-year veteran officer with the Hummelstown police department, attempted to conduct a traffic stop on Feb. 2. State police conducted a weeks-long investigation into the incident, while Mearkle was placed on paid administrative leave and then administrative duty.

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  15. Hummelstown police officer taken to Dauphin County Prison after homicide arraignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    Lisa Mearkle walked out of an arraignment in handcuffs and was taken to Dauphin County prison following an arraignment Tuesday afternoon. Her status as an officer with Hummelstown police remains uncertain .

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  16. Hummelstown police officer charged with homicide received noted awards for serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    The 14-year career of Lisa Mearkle, the Hummelstown police officer charged with homicide Tuesday, included roles ranging from bicycle safety officer to polygraph expert to undercover drug officer. Mearkle, 36, was charged Tuesday with homicide in the Feb. 2 shooting death of David Kassick in South Hanover Township in Dauphin County.

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  17. Brutal beating of girlfriend nets Harrisburg man 9 to 20 years behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    A Harrisburg man who was so disruptive he was removed from his sentencing hearing will serve 9 to 20 years in state prison for brutally beating his girlfriend. Dauphin County President Judge Richard A. Lewis imposed that penalty on Russell Weathers, 30, late last week.

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  18. Dauphin County officer charged with killing unarmed driver laying facedownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A police officer was charged today with criminal homicide after investigators concluded she shot an unarmed motorist in the back as he lay facedown after a traffic stop over an expired inspection sticker in Dauphin County. Authorities accused Hummelstown police Officer Lisa J. Mearkle of shooting David Kassick, 59, twice Feb. 2 without legal justification.

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  19. Police officer denied bail in homicide of David Kassick, taken away in handcuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    ... s home on the first block of Grandview Drive, where the altercation with Mearkle took place. According to the Dauphin County district attorney, Kassick , hit by a Taser, was on the ground on his stomach when Mearkle shot him twice in the back.

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  20. Harrisburg man gets up to 19 years in prison for gunfight that killed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PennLive.com

    ... Council President Wanda Williams was sentenced Tuesday to 9 1/2 to 19 years in state prison. The punishment Dauphin County Judge Andrew H. Dowling imposed on Justin "Squeak" Baxter fell short of the 12 1/2- to 30-year jail term Deputy District ...

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