NEW CASTLE —
To George and Nebal Asaad of New Castle, a son on Oct. 21, 2013.
To Aaron and Gretchen Lewis of New Castle, a son on Oct. 21, 2013.
•Accident. At 2:20 a.m. Sunday on Route 208, Washington Township. Police said Donte L. Calhoun, 24, of New Castle, was westbound and hit a deer that ran into his path. No injuries were reported to the driver or his passenger.
•Theft. Three checks from the home of a 73-year-old Hickory Township man sometime before Oct. 13.
•Accident. At 8:30 p.m. Saturday on Interstate 376, Neshannock Township. Police said Mona L. Bays, 49, of North Bloomfield, Ohio, was westbound and struck a deer, disabling her vehicle. No injuries were reported to the driver.
•Theft or mislaid property. Police said a Kel-Tec .389 caliber pistol, valued at $270, was reported missing from a Wayne Township home on Oct. 14.
•Identity theft. Police said more than $300 worth of unauthorized purchases was placed on the credit card of a North Mercer Street resident sometime before Oct. 1. The victim told police his computer had been hacked several weeks prior to the incident.
•Accident. At 1 p.m. Thursday in the 2300 block of Route 18. Police said Ralph Martone of Orlando Avenue pulled from a business and struck the side of a vehicle operated by Diana Nicely of Moravia Street, a wooden planter box in the parking lot of 2309 Wilmington Road and a parked vehicle owned by Diane Snyder, no address provided. Officers said the car came to rest at Orlando Avenue. No injuries were reported. Martone’s vehicle was towed from the scene.
•Burglary. A chain saw and a reciprocating saw were reported taken from the 1400 block of East Washington Street between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Saturday.
•Assault. Police said a woman was assaulted in the 600 block of Etna Street about 11:30 p.m. Friday following a domestic disturbance.
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- Police Reports
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.
‘Person of interest’ interviewed in fatality
Police have a lead in a deadly hit-and-run accident last week. According to Shenango Township police, officers have interviewed someone they described as a “person of interest.” The name of that person was not released.
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