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March 11, 2013

On the Record: A listing of today’s births and police reports


To Charesse Griffin of New Castle and Anthony Icenhour of Florida, a daughter on March 10, 2013.

To Marshelle Reitnauer of New Castle and Lorenzo Jackson Jr. of New Castle, a daughter on March 9, 2013.

To Candice Patrick of New Castle and Aaron Pallerino of New Castle, a daughter on March 8, 2013.



•Arrest. Justin Conner, 30, of Struthers, Ohio, was stopped for traffic violations on Route 422 between Evergreen and Ambrosia roads on Wednesday and charged with DUI, police said.

•Burglary. Someone caused damage to a door and door frame to gain access to the Bulk Food and Candy Co. in Volant between Feb. 23 and March 2, before removing several boxes of inventory and computer and DJ equipment.

•Hit-and-run. A vehicle was eastbound on Route 488 at the intersection of Mile Hill Road, Perry Township, about 7 a.m. Wednesday when it left the road for an unknown reason, struck a utility pole and road sign, and fled west, police said.

•Arrest. Callie E. Porter, 34, of Upper Idlewild Drive was charged with DUI in a parking lot on Route 224 in Union Township about 3:30 a.m. March 3, police said.

•Burglary. Police responded to a home along Beaver Dam Road, Little Beaver Township, on March 4 where someone had entered and removed jewelry and money.

•Accident. Police said a vehicle driven by Matthew Aeppli, 18, of Edinburg slid on an icy spot on Mohawk School Road near Hoffmaster Road on March 1 and struck the rear of a vehicle operated by Gregory A. Butchelle, 59, who had stopped and was awaiting oncoming traffic before turning into the parking lot of Mohawk schools.

•Accident. Suzanne E. Dambach, 61, of New Castle lost control of her vehicle on snow-covered Old State Road near Center Church Road, Slippery Rock Township, Wednesday, and struck a residence, police said.

•Accident. David P. Peterson, 51, of Youngstown was westbound on the ramp between Route 422 and Interstate  376, failed to negotiate a sharp left curve, left the road and struck a guide rail, police said. The incident occurred about 8 a.m. Thursday.

•Burglary. Police said someone forcibly entered a residence on Copper Road in Slippery Rock Township between Feb. 27 and March 10 and removed $200 in loose change and multiple items of jewelry.

•Accident. According to reports, a vehicle operated by Nancy J. Blaskewicz of New Castle was eastbound on Route 422 and then traveled onto the ramp to Interstate 376 eastbound, Union Township, about 1:30 p.m. Thursday when she lost control rounding a bend, spun in a clockwise direction and then struck a guard rail. She was charged with failing to drive at a safe speed.

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