Reward offered in brick throwing

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

Crime Solvers is offering a reward for information on a case of assault-propulsion of missile. On Saturday, Aug. 17, at approximately 11:30 pm., someone threw a brick from a large vehicle or SUV traveling in the eastbound lane of Buchanan Trail West. The brick entered a westbound vehicle by smashing the windshield.

A short time later, another vehicle traveling in the same direction was struck by a brick launched from a passing eastbound vehicle. The incidents took place in the 6100 and 9700 blocks of Route 16.

Although minor injuries occurred, this dangerous criminal behavior may result in far more serious consequences. Anyone with information on the suspects is encouraged to contact Franklin County Crime Solvers. Call 717-263-3000. Information leading to an arrest may result in a reward of up to $2,000. The phone line is open 24 hours and you do not have to leave your name.