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•Drug arrest. Police stopped a vehicle in the parking lot of Lawrence Village plaza after receiving a report of suspicious activity at 12:11 p.m. Oct. 15. Officers said they determined the two occupants were in the possession of drugs. Charges of possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia were filed against Christopher Jay Magusiak, 20, of 509 Ninth St., Ellwood City. Alexander Tyler Stillwagon, 20, of 532 Todd Ave. was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Stillwagon was placed in the Lawrence County jail in lieu of a $25,000 bond.
•Retail theft. Police charged Shelby Lyn Forkey, 20, of 148 Jane Lane, Edinburg, with retail theft after she was accused of taking merchandise valued at $29.37 from Kmart in Lawrence Village Plaza Oct. 16.
•Driving under the influence. Officers said they observed a vehicle driving erratically on East Washington Street near Willowbrook Road at 9:10 p.m. Oct. 16. The vehicle was stopped and the operator, Gary John Seybert Jr., 34, of 507 Linday St. was charged with driving under the influence and several traffic violations.
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Coroner: Drowning victim's death was accidental
The death of a Slippery Rock Township woman pulled from a Scott Township lake Wednesday was due to drowning. Lawrence County Coroner Russell S. Noga said an autopsy on the body of Nancy Ellen List, 26, of 6074 Old Route 422 Extension indicated “death was consistent with a fresh water drowning.”
Man accused of leaving child alone outside
A man is facing charges for allegedly dropping off a 5-year-old and leaving her alone in her yard.
Latest Update: Rescuers reflect on woman’s drowning
The day ended tragically for a Slippery Rock Township couple who went fishing Tuesday on a private lake. The body of Nancy Ellen List, 26, of 6074 Old Route 422 Extension, was pulled from the lake at 2:25 p.m. yesterday following an all-day search.
Man arrested for suspected drugs
A Grove City man was arrested after police claim they found him in his car injecting himself with suspected drugs.
Rescuers recover woman’s body in lake
Rescue units have recovered the body of a woman last seen last night when her boat capsized. Scott Township fire chief Jack Hitchen said divers recovered the body of Nancy Ellen List, 26, of 6074 Old Route 422 Extension about 2:25 p.m. today.
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Woman charged with littering in state park
A Sewickley woman is accused of littering and possessing marijuana at McConnell’s Mill State Park.
Man facing assault charges
A West Pittsburg man was arrested after he allegedly used a woman’s car without her permission then assaulted her.
Rescue teams search lake for missing woman
Police and water rescue teams this morning resumed searching for a woman last seen Tuesday night when her boat capsized.
Fire destroys garage in North Beaver
A trash fire could have been the cause of a three-car garage fire Monday on McClain Road. Fire Chief Paul Henry of the North Beaver Township Volunteer Fire Department said firemen were called to Highland Meadows Farm in the 500 block of McClain Road at 9:05 p.m. They remained until about midnight.
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