New Castle News
NEW CASTLE —
•Theft. A Stanton Avenue resident told police he had hired a woman to clean his home on Friday. He left for a period of time and returned to find three rifles and a television set missing. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police at (724) 654-2243.
•Accident. Police said Darlene Cuffman, 55, of Valley Road was traveling on Valley Road near the game lands around 12:30 p.m. Sunday when she crossed into the oncoming lane and collided head-on with an auto operated by Dennis Richards, 72, of Carmela Drive. There were no injuries reported, but both vehicles were towed.
•Harassment. Police cited Donna J. Wojton, 45, of 549 Game Farm Road with harassment after she allegedly shoved another woman Feb. 6 at First Baptist Church, 984 W. Maitland Lane.
•Driving under the influence. Police said they stopped a vehicle for an expired registration about 2:50 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Wilmington Road and Clen-Moore Boulevard. They said they could detect alcohol on the breath of the driver, Tammy Harding, 39, of 305 W. Northview Ave. According to officers, she failed a field sobriety test, was arrested and taken to Jameson Hospital for a blood test. She was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and traffic violations.