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To Brittany Flickner of New Castle and Daniel Watt of New Castle, a son on Oct. 14, 2013.
To Jessica Spiecher of Slippery Rock and Chad Gumpp of Slippery Rock, a son on Oct. 14, 2013.
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To Matthew Scott and Angela Vereb Fowler of New Castle, a son on Oct. 10, 2013, in Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
To Kayla M. McDanel of Mercer and Tom L. Filer of Mercer, a daughter on Oct. 11, 2013, in Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
•Theft. Jewelry was taken from a home on Frew Mill Road between Oct. 6 and 9. The value of the loss was set at $1,550.
•Accident. Police said Roger A. Monaco, 27, of New Castle, was eastbound on Route 422 in Pulaski Township at 9:30 p.m. Oct. 12 and hit a Ford Explorer driven by Michael J. Lynch, 35, of New Castle, also eastbound. No injuries were reported. Police said Monaco’s car sustained moderate damage and was towed. Monaco was charged with driving under the influence and following too closely.
•Theft. An iPod was taken from an unlocked vehicle parked in the driveway of a house in the 100 block of Worthington Avenue about 4:45 a.m. Sunday.
•Assault. Samuel Adam Tanner, 34, of 1917 Prospect St., is accused of punching a woman in the face several times. Police said she blacked out during the alleged assault and later sought hospital treatment. The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. Saturday at Tanner’s home, police said. He has been charged with aggravated and simple assault.
•Assault. Police said Jonathan Paul Cunning, 22, of Youngstown allegedly fought police and had to be stunned with a Taser following an incident around 8:20 p.m. Friday on Fifth Street, where police said he kicked in the front door of a house. Police in Bessemer later arrested Cunning and he allegedly tried to kick the window out of the cruiser and was taken to jail.
•Threats. Jason J. DiSalvatore, 37, of 109 Angela Lane, was arrested for allegedly harassing a couple by text messages Oct. 7 and 8 and posting threats on Facebook. Police said he also posted pictures of a handgun on Facebook. He is charged with terroristic threats and two counts of harassment.
•Possession. Antonio DeShawn Gardner, 29, of 1106 Delaware Ave., formerly of Detroit, is charged with possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop around midnight Saturday. Police said he was a passenger in a pickup truck and was wanted on a bench warrant and two felony arrest warrants for drug and firearms-related charges in New Castle. Police reportedly found $1,370 in his possession, along with a digital scale that had suspected cocaine residue.
Melissa A. Amodie
•Scott Alan Nicolls, 43, of New Castle, charged by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General with seven counts of child pornography, three counts of dissemination of photos or films of child sex acts and one count of criminal use of a communications facility.
Jennifer L. Nicholson
•Jonathan P. Cunning, 22, of Youngstown, Ohio, charged by Bessemer police with resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, criminal mischief and harassment.
David B. Rishel
•Samuel Adam Tanner, 34, of Frametown, W.Va., charged by Shenango Township police with aggravated assault and simple assault.
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- 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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