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•Accident. Police responded to an accident on Frew Mill Road shortly before 9 a.m. Thursday where a truck had rolled over. The driver, Stephen Perrotta of Frew Mill Road, told officers he had lost control on a bend. No injuries were reported.
•Accident. Police said Greg Deporzio was eastbound on East Washington Street near Savannah Road just before 8 a.m. Friday when his vehicle slid on the slick road surface. The auto struck a Shenango Township plow truck driven by Dave Strohecker. Deporzio’s vehicle sustained substantial damage, police said, but the snow plow was driven from the scene.
•Retail theft. Police said a man attempted to steal 29 cans of baby formula power and three boxes of diapers from Giant Eagle on New Butler Road at 2 p.m. Jan. 26. The value of the items was listed at $854.28. Officers noted baby formula is sometimes used to cut heroin and other drugs.
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Man allegedly begs for drugs
A North Hill man wanted in York County was arrested for allegedly begging for drugs and alcohol.
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Man accused of rape, knife threats
A South Side man is in custody after he allegedly raped a woman and threatened her with a knife Friday.
Trio arrested in Pulaski Township burglary
Pulaski Township and Coitsville, Ohio, police arrested three homeless people in connection with a burglary in Pulaski Township.
Man charged in assault of teen
Police are looking for a North Hill man who allegedly beat up a teen. New Castle police Friday charged Brandon Jones, 31, of 119 E. Laurel Blvd. in connection with the assault, which they said involved Jones throwing the 17-year-old boy off a porch.
Second robbery suspect sought
A second suspect is being sought in connection with a robbery on West Lincoln Avenue.
Man arrested in sting after garage break-in
State police arrested an Ellwood City man in a sting after a burglary in Taylor Township.
Police raid Ray Street home
A Lower East Side man is facing drug and gun charges after police raided his house.
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