NEW CASTLE —
OUT OF TOWN
To Michael and Erin Lengyel of Bessemer, a daughter on May 21, 2013, in Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
To Clifford Locke Jr. and Alexis Spence-Locke of Sharpsville, a daughter on May 22, 2013, at Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
•Flight. Police cited Colby J. Marshall, 21, of 5213 Ellwood Road, with flight to avoid apprehension, resisting arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia after he allegedly ran from officers about 10:30 a.m. May 15. Police said they saw Marshall outside an East Washington Street business. Officers said they used a Taser when Marshall failed to comply with commands.
•Theft. A 16-gauge pump shot gun owned by a Croton-area resident was stolen from his vehicle before 10:50 a.m. May 15.
•Resisting arrest. Police charged Maximilian E. Knechtel, 35, of 1448 Parkwood Court, with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct after officers were called to Parkwood Court, Crestview Gardens, about 2 p.m. May 15 to assist a state constable serving a warrant.
•Cited. Police cited Joshua Chandler, 20, of 1313 Sciota St. with defiant trespass after allegedly seeing him at Crestview Gardens at 5:30 p.m. May 15. Police said Chandler has been on a “no trespass” list at Crestview Gardens since Nov. 10, 2011.
•Criminal mischief. Police said someone threw something at a car traveling on Falls Street at 9 p.m. on May 15. Police said the object struck the vehicle’s right fender, leaving a small dent with white residue.
•Cited Martha Savage, 37, of 219 N. Beaver St., was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and providing false identification to police after officers stopped a vehicle in which she was a passenger in an alley behind North Ray Street about midnight on April 8.
•Trespass. Police said someone apparently entered an empty house in the 100 block of East Laurel Avenue sometime before 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Officers said a piece of plywood that had secured the property was broken and permitted access.
•Charged. Thomas Hughes Kimbell, 51, of Ridge Avenue was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after police said they found him and another man emerging from a wooded area on Pennsylvania Avenue about 5:30 p.m. May 16. Offiers said he had a crack pipe in his possession and they found another pipe which Kimbell said was his but that he had thrown when he saw the officers.
Jerry G. Cartwright
•Danny Lee Marich, 38, of Wampum, charged by Wampum police with retail theft.
New Castle police charged the following people:
•Ronald Eugene Clark II, 40, of New Castle, three counts of intent to possess a controlled substance, two counts of manufacture, delivery, or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver and one count each of possession of firearm prohibited, conspiracy, endangering the welfare of children and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Michael Scott Cottrill, 24, of New Castle, three counts of intent to possess a controlled substance and one count each of manufacture, delivery, or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver, conspiracy, endangering the welfare of children and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Ashley Marie Ostrawski, 24, of New Castle, manufacture, delivery, or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver, conspiracy, endangering the welfare of children, intent to possess a controlled substance and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Kijhana Daniel Cummings, 38, of New Castle, two counts of intent to possess a controlled substance and one count each of conspiracy, endangering the welfare of children and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Jennifer Perrine, 30, of New Castle, disorderly conduct.
David B. Rishel
•Perry Seaburn, of New Castle, charged by dog law enforcement with pet confined within the premises of the owner violation and failure to have dog or cat vaccinated.
•Shannon D. McClymonds, of Ellwood City, charged by the Lawrence County Career and Technical Center with compulsory school attendance violation.
Scott A. McGrath
Neshannock Township police charged the following people:
•Shonna L. Daniels, of Youngstown, Ohio, retail theft, receiving stolen property and driving without a license.
•Mary Ann Trujillo, 53, of New Castle, driving under the influence, disregarding traffic lane and reckless driving.
State police charged the following people:
•Cameron Gerard Rossi, 19, of New Castle, driving under the influence and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
•Derrick Lamont Burns, 21, of New Wilmington, possession of marijuana.
NEW CASTLE —
- Police Reports
Man jumps into Shenango River
New Castle police and fire departments were dispatched Wednesday morning after a man jumped into the Shenango River. Police were called at 11:35 a.m. and the fire department was notified about 10 minutes later.
Man facing drug charges
Charges filed against a city man stem from a July arrest, when police allegedly found him with marijuana. Dorian Allen Cullen, 31, of 209 E. Pearson St., is wanted for one count each of disorderly conduct, public drunkenness, criminal trespass, manufacture of a controlled substance and possession or distribution of a small amount of marijuana, and four counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.
- On the Record: Today’s births and police reports
Stabbing victims out of hospital, charges pending
A father and son stabbed on the South Side last week are out of the hospital. New Castle Police Chief Bobby Salem said the men are being interviewed and he expects charges to be filed later in the week.
Pair assists woman in escape from smoky bedroom
A woman was rescued Friday evening after reporting smoke in her mobile home. Cindy Zarlingo of 275 Dominick Lane, Mahoning Township, called 911 at 8:54 p.m. stating there was smoke in her bedroom and she was unable to get out.
Police identify victims in fatal Amish buggy crash
State police say a mother and her daughter died in a fatal collision between a truck and a horse-drawn Amish buggy. Authorities say 34-year-old Mary Byler, of New Wilmington, and her 11-year-old daughter, whose name was withheld, died in the crash Saturday on Pulaski-Mercer Road, Wilmington Township, Mercer County.
Father, son stabbed during argument
A father and son were stabbed during an argument Wednesday afternoon on New Castle’s South Side. Police Chief Robert Salem said in a press release that during an argument at 528 E. Long Ave. Joseph Bohizic stabbed his son Terry Kohlmetz in the buttocks area.
Girl hurt as vehicle slides
A 7-year-old girl suffered what police described as major injuries when she was hit by a car Tuesday. Kristina Ritenour of New Castle was injured in the accident just after 4 p.m. Tuesday on Columbiana Road in North Beaver Township.
City man facing drug charges
New Castle police charged Steven Kornard Houston, 21, 509 E. Lutton St., with possession and delivery of a controlled substance. Police filed the charges with District Judge Melissa A. Amodie.
Police gearing up for Shop With a Cop
Police in Lawrence County are getting ready to go Christmas shopping. They’re not buying for themselves. They are using thousands of dollars collected from the community to take lesser fortunate children on their annual “Shop With a Cop” spree at Walmart in Union Township.
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