New Castle News

August 3, 2013

On the Record: Today's births, police items, and district judge reports

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE —

Birth
JAMESON HOSPITAL
To Nicole Lafon and Doug Peters of New Castle, a son on Aug. 1, 2013.
 
Police
SHENANGO TOWNSHIP
•Disorderly conduct. Police cited Daron Edward Barnes, 20, of 23 S. Round St. for disorderly conduct after responding to a disturbance at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday on Moravia Street Extension.
STATE
•Accident. About 7:45 a.m. Thursday on Pleasant Hill Road, Perry Township. Police said Justin W. Grenot, 36, of Northumberland, Pa., was traveling south and began sliding as he slowed to enter a curve. The vehicle slid off the left side of the road and struck a fence. The trailer then rolled onto its side, police said.
 
District judges
Melissa A. Amodie
New Castle’s code enforcement department charged the following:
•Fred William Spor III, 29, of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Kristen R. Mastrianni of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Clara Elizabeth Smith, 25, of New Castle, accumulation of garbage or rubbish.
•Beal Bank of New Castle, failure to board and secure, failure to cut weeds or grass and weeds, trees and ornamental shrubs violation.
•Diane Razo of New Castle, two counts of gutters and downspouts violation and one count of soffit and fascia violation.
•Mims Realty of New Castle, exterior paint violation.
Sharp Collections charged the following people:
•William E. Thompson, 43, of New Castle, taxation/violation of ordinance and failure to make required return.
•Lori A. Thompson, 41, of New Castle, taxation/violation of ordinance and failure to make required return.
•Christine T. Thomas of New Castle, taxation/violation of ordinance and failure to make required return.
•Rhonda Tarnaski of New Castle, taxation/violation of ordinance and failure to make required return.
•Ronald Tarnaski of New Castle, taxation/violation of ordinance and failure to make required return.
New Castle police charged the following people:
•Courtney Wells, 22, of New Castle, two counts each of driving under the influence and failure to stop at stop sign and one count each of aggravated assault, harassment, reckless driving and using an improper signal.
•Daniel L. Robison Jr., 29, of New Castle, theft by deception and receiving stolen property.
•David Alan Querriera, 51, of New Castle, harassment.
•Robert Eugene Wise Jr., 52, of New Castle, use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Kayla P. Koszela, 23, of New Castle, aggravated assault, terroristic threats, recklessly endangering another person and criminal mischief.
•Latima Daniels, 23, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct and disorderly conduct.
David B. Rishel
•Vern Ronald Sipe Jr., 23, of New Castle, charged by state police with criminal mischief, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and theft from a motor vehicle.
Scott A. McGrath
•Brett Winfrey Boone, 41, of McConnelsville, Ohio, charged by Pulaski Township police with two counts of driving under the influence and one count each of disregarding traffic lane, restrictions on alcoholic beverages and operating vehicle without required insurance.
 
Common pleas
court sentences
Thomas M. Piccione
•Richard Lee McHenry, 43, New Castle — Two years in the intermediate punishment program with the first year on house arrest with electronic monitoring, $2,500 in fines, costs of prosecution, community service, 18-month license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
•Steven Paul Coast, 21, Volant —Two years probation, costs of prosecution, $1 restitution to the victim and community service. He pleaded guilty to criminal mischief.
•Bennett T. Campbell, 26, New Castle — Three-hundred-thirty days to 23 months in the Lawrence County jail with credit for 330 days served followed by 12 months probation, costs of prosecution, community service. He pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess, manufacture or deliver a controlled substance.
•Justin K. Wagner, 29, Pittsburgh — Six months in the intermediate punishment program with the first seven days on house arrest with electronic monitoring, $300 fine, costs of prosecution, community service, referral to Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol Commission, 12-month license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
•Christopher David Murphy, 21, New Castle — Two years probation, any weapon confiscated and in possession of the commonwealth is forfeited to Lawrence County District Attorney’s Task Force, community service, costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to carrying a concealed firearm without a license.
•Nicole Elaine Holmes, 43, New Castle — Six months probation, costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to making false identification to law enforcement authorities.
•Edwin A. Koch, 50, New Castle — Two years in the intermediate punishment program with the first 90 days on house arrest, $1,500 fines, costs of prosecution, 18-month license suspension, $52 restitution to Lawrence County. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
•Edwin A. Koch, 50, New Castle — Six months in the intermediate punishment program with the first seven days on house arrest with electronic monitoring, $1,000 fine, costs of prosecution, 12-month license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
•Kevin M. Cassidy, 43, New Castle — Six months probation and costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.
•Kyler Andrew Garber, 22, St. Paris, Ohio — A $200 fine, costs of prosecution, $111.82 restitution to Walmart within three months. He pleaded guilty to theft.
•Daniel Joseph Norris, 20, New Castle — Twelve months probation, costs of prosecution, $70 restitution to the victim. He pleaded guilty to theft.
•Daniel Joseph Norris, 20, New Castle — A $150 fine, costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Samuel Lee Odem, 58, Sharon —Six months in the intermediate punishment with the first 30 days on house arrest with electronic monitoring and probation for the remaining, $750 fine, costs of prosecution, $52 restitution, community service, 12-month license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
•James Calogero Rosa, 47, New Castle — Twelve months probation, costs of prosecution, $178.07 restitution to Walmart. He pleaded guilty to retail theft.