Lancaster County Circuit Court Report


by Audrey Thomasson

LANCASTER—The Lancaster County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s office came under fire during court on February 17 for typographical mistakes and in one case, the wrong classification of the charge.

“Does anyone ever proofread anything that gets handed to this court?” asked Lancaster County Circuit Court Judge R. Michael McKenney. “I don’t know how this gets by spell check.”

Judge McKenney’s comments were made as he presided over the following cases.

Gregory Allen Pratt of Lively, charged with probation violation on four felony and two misdemeanor convictions, was discovered to be incarcerated in South Carolina after a capias was issued when he failed to show up for a hearing date.


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