Investigation into possible abduction attempt continues
On Tuesday, June 4 Shepherdstown Police Officer King stopped a white work van with Maryland registration that was similar to the vehicle being sought regarding the possible attempted abduction that occurred in Shepherdstown on Friday, May 10. The driver was identified as 52 year-old Anthony Wayne Benner of Hagerstown, Md. It was determined that Benner was the person who made contact with the victim on May 10. The investigation continues with this incident. The Shepherdstown Police Department wishes to express thanks to the community for all the tips and information provided for this incident. The Shepherdstown Police Department wants to remind everyone to report any suspicious activity that they encounter.