New Castle News


February 19, 2013

Police: Reports for Feb. 19


•Accident. At 5:20 p.m. Friday on Route 422, Muddy Creek Township, Butler County. Police said Lucinda K. McNary, 68, of New Galilee was westbound when she lost control of her car, hit some guard rails and a traffic sign, bounced back onto the highway, then struck the guard rails again. She was treated at Jameson Hospital and released.

•Accident. At 1 p.m. Saturday on Harlansburg Road, Scott Township. Police said Glenn L. Spencer, 78, of New Castle was eastbound when he lost control because of traveling too fast down hill. Police said the car traveled across the road, struck a wooden planter and scraped a building wall. He suffered a minor injury, police said.

•Criminal mischief. Police said a beer bottle was thrown through the bedroom window of a home on Lawrence Avenue, Wayne Township, at 10:50 p.m. Feb. 12.


•Theft. On Katherine Street Friday. Police said approximately 12 gallons of gasoline were taken from a vehicle and motorcycle in an unlocked garage.

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