NEW CASTLE —
To Shawn and Jade O’Hare of New Castle, a son on Sept. 10, 2013.
To Brandi Hilke of New Castle and John Popovich II of New Castle, a son on Sept. 10, 2013.
To Sara Mia Orlando and Jeffrey A. Nero of New Castle, a daughter on Sept. 11, 2013.
•Theft. A chain link security fence surrounding the radio tower at Spartan Park Drive, Hickory Township, was cut between Monday and Tuesday. Once inside, several copper ground wires for the tower were cut and taken.
•Accident. Police said Renee Caravaggio, 43, of Saratoga Circle, westbound on Pulaski Road at 9 a.m. Tuesday, apparently lost control of her vehicle just east of Kings Chapel Road. Her car left the road and struck a tree. Police said she was treated at Jameson Hospital.
MELISSA A. AMODIE
New Castle police charged the following:
•Clinton P. Klinesmith, 25, of New Castle, simple assault and harassment.
•William Reynolds, 45, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
•Steven Michael Tedrow, 23, of Ellwood City, unauthorized use of a motor or other vehicle and driving while operating privileges suspended or revoked.
•Melissa Lorraine Tracy, 26, of New Castle, three counts of use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Justin B. Edworthy, 29, of Greenville, simple assault, harassment and criminal mischief.
•Aaron Lee Vogus, 38, of New Castle, four counts of intent to possess a controlled substance and one count each of receiving stolen property and driving while operating privileges suspended or revoked.
New Castle's code enforcement department charged the following:
•Jennifer Tolbert, 44, of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Charmagne Allen, of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
JERRY G. CARTWRIGHT
•Zebuliah James Bartley, 35, of Wampum, charged by Ellwood City police with public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
State police charged the following:
•Joseph Pounds, 20, of New Castle, criminal mischief.
•Lawrence County Auto Recycling, of Ellwood City, control of alarm devices violation.
•Stacy Elizabeth Lopez, 32, of New Castle, charged by Union Township police with retail theft.
DAVID B. RISHEL
Shenango Township police charged the following:
•Edward Joseph Cook, 30, of New Castle, criminal trespass.
•Sarah Elizabeth Heuer, 36, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
•Jonathan B. Malinchak, 24, of New Castle, harassment.
State police charged the following:
•Charles R. Bielski, 49, of Pulaski, criminal mischief.
•Raymond D. Gennaro, 61, of New Castle, harassment.
•April Lynn Turner, 35, of Volant, disorderly conduct.
NEW CASTLE —
- Police Reports
Man charged with drug possession during school visit
A Meadville man visiting a local school is facing drug possession charges. New Castle police said a summons has been issued to Jeremy Smith, 35, of Liberty Street. He is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana.
Jeep flips onto roof in Falls Street accident
A Pulaski woman was injured when her car collided with a van and flipped onto its roof, trapping her inside. The accident occurred around 11:15 a.m. Thursday on Falls Street at the intersection of Lowry Street.
Felon arrested for drugs on Halco Drive
Narcotics investigators found cocaine and marijuana while serving a sealed search warrant on Halco Drive Thursday. They also confiscated oxycodone pills and a loaded .38-caliber pistol.
Chimney fire damages home
A chimney fire caused damage to a North Beaver Township home this week. The North Beaver Township Volunteer Fire Department was called to the home of Joe Procopio at 325 Reed Road.
Man jailed for assault facing drug charges
A man jailed Wednesday in connection with an alleged burglary and assault is now facing drug charges, too. New Castle police said that when they arrested Glenn David Samuels III, 22, of 304 E. Lutton St., at his home just before noon Wednesday, they found him to be in possession of about 8 grams of heroin and 3 grams of crack cocaine, all broken down into individual packages for sale.
Man charged after hitting Capitol Grille
An East Side man is facing charges after a December accident when his truck allegedly hit the Capitol Grille building. On Wednesday, New Castle police charged George A. Stevens, 58, of Apt. 412, 814 W. Washington St., in connection with the accident that occurred around 1:50 p.m. Dec. 31.
Police arrest woman wanted in Florida
An East Side woman whose car was stopped by New Castle police is wanted on felony charges in Florida. New Castle police have charged Vivian Lynn King, 54, of 1819 E. Washington St., as a fugitive from justice.
McGrath Manor raid leads to man’s arrest
One person was charged following a drug raid at New Castle’s McGrath Manor. Daymond Waller, 20, of 814 W. Washington St. was charged after the raid by New Castle police and the Lawrence County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force Wednesday morning.
Man charged with break-in
A New Castle man is facing 15 charges stemming from a break-in on the city’s West Side. Glenn David Samuels, 22, was charged with burglary, aggravated and simple assault, criminal trespass, prohibited possession of a firearm, robbery, carrying a concealed firearm without a license, endangering the welfare of children, theft, receiving stolen property, terrroristic threats, recklessly endangering another, defiant trespassing, criminal mischief and harassment.
Sex offender jailed on escape charge
A Neshannock Township man was jailed on $100,000 bond after being charged with escape Wednesday. David Wayne Talbert, 19, of 259 Cathcart Drive was arrested after he allegedly cut off the electronic monitoring device he had been wearing as he awaited sentencing on sex charges.
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