NEW CASTLE —
•Retail theft. Police responded to a report of theft at Family Dollar, 1702 Wilmington Road at 6:15 p.m. Nov. 17 after receiving reports of suspects in the store taking items, including perfume and clothing items. On Thursday, police charged Michael Patrick Quear of 1311 Croton Ave., David J. Quear of 422 Galbreath St. and an unidentified female juvenile with retail theft.
•Accident. Police said Tyler Santiago, 20, of 399 Conestoga Trail, Pulaski, was northbound on Wilmington Road Thursday when he struck the rear of an auto driven by Jeffrey Simmons, 26, of Sharon. According to police, Simmons was slowing to make a turn into a business. There were no injuries but both vehicles had severe damage and had to be towed.
•Theft. A rifle, a gold bracelet and a power washer were stolen from a home on Pulaski Road between February and Saturday.
•Accident. Tequita Rethea Brewer, 32, of 412 W. Grant St., was cited for driving without a license following an accident around 1:40 a.m. Thursday on Pearson Street. She told police she had backed into a flower bed in the 500 block, damaging it and her car.
•Criminal mischief. The driver’s side window was smashed out of a car parked in a carport in the 1000 block of Adams Street near Cascade Street between 7 p.m. Wednesday and 4:30 p.m. Thursday.
•Attempted theft. Someone punched in the driver’s side lock of a car parked near West Sharp and South Jefferson streets between 6 p.m. Nov. 27 and 11 a.m. Wednesday.
•Attempted theft. The driver’s side front window of a car was broken Wednesday while it was parked in the New Castle Transit Authority lot near Croton Avenue.
•Theft. Someone stole a white Chevrolet dump truck from a loading dock behind the Cascade Galleria between Nov. 24 and Saturday. The owner said the truck had been locked and she has all the keys.
•Theft. Someone stole $211 from a purse and briefcase of employees at Lawrence County Eye Associates on North Mercer Street between Nov. 26 and Wednesday.
•Burglary. Someone broke into a house in the 500 block of Blaine Street around 6:30 p.m. Friday and stole a 32-inch flat screen television.
•Hit-and-run. Someone hit the driver’s side mirror of a car parked in a lot on North Jefferson Street between 8 and 10 p.m. Saturday and left.
•Theft. Various tools were stolen from Recycled Pallets, 911 Industrial St., around 11 a.m. Nov. 27.
•Theft. About 50 feet of copper pipe was stolen from a house in the 900 block of Adams Street between midnight Wednesday and 11:30 p.m. Saturday.
•Burglary. A 52-inch flat screen television was stolen from a home in the 1300 block of Croton Avenue between Nov. 24 and 26.
•Burglary. Copper pipe was stolen from the basement of a house in the 200 block of Park Avenue around 11 a.m. Wednesday.
NEW CASTLE —
- Police Reports
Flight from police yields suspected cocaine
A Youngstown man who police said fled from them Monday morning remains in the Lawrence County jail. New Castle police said Jamal I. Turner, 21, of 56 Garfield St., was arraigned before District Judge Melissa Amodie on charges of manufacture, delivery or possession of a controlled substance, flight to avoid apprehension, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and disorderly conduct.
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.
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