NEW CASTLE —
Melissa A. Amodie
New Castle police charged the following people:
•Francis Leland Owens, 32, of New Castle, simple assault, harassment and intent to possess a controlled substance.
•Franklin J. Dodd, 51, of New Castle, two counts of harassment.
•Markeace Perkins, 18, of New Castle, two counts of aggravated assault and one count each of criminal attempt, possession of firearm prohibited, firearms not to be carried without a license, recklessly endangering another person and simple assault.
•Christopher Ryan Perrone, 20, of New Castle, two counts of criminal attempt and one count of possession of an instrument of crime.
Scott A. McGrath
•James Sherryll Smith, 49, of Pulaski, charged by state police with simple assault and harassment.