NEW CASTLE —
•Burglary. Between June 22 and 25 on Route 18, New Beaver. Police said some coins were taken from a business and damage was done to an antenna and paint on a truck and a door and jamb on the property.
•Accident. About 5:30 p.m. Friday at Ellwood and Willowbrook roads. Police said Daniel Jay Kegarise, 60, of 1504 Cameron Ave. was driving south on Ellwood Road and was stopped at a traffic signal. A car driven by Nicole Victoria Ambrosini, 30, of Heckathorne Road struck Kegarise’s vehicle from behind, according to police. Eleanor Kegarise, 59, a passenger, was treated at Jameson Hospital and released.
Melissa A. Amodie
New Castle police charged the following people:
•Michael Murphey, 29, of New Castle, robbery, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.
•Michael S. Data, 45, of New Castle, harassment.
•Ronald Gene Aeschbacher, 52, of New Castle, disorderly house.
•Octavius Clark, 24, of New Castle, criminal trespass.
•Donna Rose Salomon, 26, of New Castle, two counts of harassment.
•Johnathan Joseph Scrim, 27, of New Castle, use/possession of drug paraphernalia, disorderly conduct and driving while operating license suspended or revoked.
•James Hill III, 25, of Edinburg, defiant trespass and disorderly conduct.
New Castle’s code enforcement department charged the following:
•Opportunity Inc. of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Whitney Nicole Cross, 23, of New Castle, disposal of garbage violation.
•James Craig of Reidsville, N.C., failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Derek J. McCracken of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass and weeds, trees and ornamental shrubs violation.
Jerry G. Cartwright
Ellwood City police charged the following people:
•David J. Bosh III, 20, of Ellwood City, burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief.
•Alan Wayne Patterson, 43, of Ellwood City, two counts of aggravated assault and one count each of simple assault and harassment.
•Ian Daniel Greene, 36, of Beaver Falls, public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
•Travis Bratt, 24, of Ellwood City, disorderly conduct.
Municipal animal control charged the following people:
•Luke Richard Proya, 29, of New Galilee, pet confined within the premises of the owner violation.
•Pamela S. Stanley, 43, of Enon Valley, pet confined within the premises of the owner violation.
•Kimberly A. Kelly, 36, of New Castle, charged by Union Township police with retail theft.
David B. Rishel
•Gary Michael Morini, 48, of New Castle, charged by state police with retail theft.
Scott A. McGrath
•John L. Dierfield, 22, of New Castle, charged by Pulaski Township police with receiving stolen property.
State police charged the following people:
•Paul E. Wagner Jr., 38, of Volant, resisting arrest.
•Lanette Suzanne Wagner, 37, of Volant, three counts of disorderly conduct.
NEW CASTLE —
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Drunk driving suspect tied to double fatal
A man charged with drunk driving in New Wilmington was the driver in a 2009 double-fatality crash. New Wilmington police said they learned Austin J. Ewers, 20, has a record that includes homicide by vehicle after they arrested him in the borough Nov. 24.
Second body this week found at Moraine
The body of a New Castle man was found at Moraine State Park. Jake Weiland, assistant park manager, said someone who had been boating and fishing from a kayak on Lake Arthur saw something on the shore at 10:30 a.m. Thursday and contacted park officials.
Shop with a Cop makes 116 children happy
All Mason Work wanted for Christmas was a basketball. But when the 8-year-old New Castle boy left Walmart Thursday, he was the excited owner of a new scooter, a toy equalizer gun and a pair of Spiderman boots, in addition to a blue and white Wilson basketball.
Council OKs agreement with DA’s office
New Castle City Council has approved an agreement that details city narcotics officers to the Lawrence County district attorney’s office.
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.
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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.
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