NEW CASTLE —
OUT OF TOWN
To Sabrina McBride of Hermitage and William Samuels of Hermitage, a son on Feb. 12, 2014, in Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
•Burglary. A laptop computer was stolen from an apartment on Halco Drive between 4 and 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.
•Theft. A television and a .22-caliber semiautomatic pistol with two magazines were stolen from an apartment in the 300 block of East Wallace Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.
•Theft. A blue and white Suzuki Sport quad was stolen from a property in the 800 block of Frank Avenue between Feb. 8 and 9.
•Theft. A battery charger was stolen and three security cameras damaged at an apartment in the 100 block of West Lincoln Avenue about 12:30 a.m. Feb. 10.
•Burglary. Someone broke into a house in the 300 block of Lutton Street between 3:45 and 9 p.m. Feb. 11. Two televisions, a video game console and a laptop computer were stolen.
•Accident. Police said Nikola J. Relic, 51, of New Castle, westbound on Route 224 in Union Township about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, hit the car of Jerome J. Jurcisin, 75, of Lowellville, Ohio, trying to turn left from Route 224 to a side street. No injuries were reported. Both cars were towed. Officers said Jurcisin was cited for a turning violation.
•Accident. Police said William T. Probst, 65, of Mercer, northbound on Interstate 376 in Union Township, at 6:45 p.m. Jan. 17, traveling in near white-out conditions, lost control of his car after applying his brakes. Police said he hit the back of the car of Danielle M. Walker, 26, of New Castle, pushing it into the back of the car of Jennifer L. Bright, 39, of New Castle. Police said several vehicles were stopped on the highway because of weather conditions. Officers said Walker sustained minor injuries, no other injuries were reported.
•Accident. Police said Solomon N. Majak, 31, of Beaver Falls and Matthew M. Elias, 33, of New Castle collided on Big Beaver Boulevard in Big Beaver Borough in Beaver County about 1 a.m. Feb. 2. No injuries were reported.
•Burglary. A 32-inch television and several coins were taken from a residence on Mudd Bridge Road, Little Beaver Township between 6:10 a.m. and 4:20 p.m. Friday.
•Accident. Police said two vehicles collided on the Route 422 bypass at the East Washington street intersection at 8:45 a.m. Thursday. Nkula Goma, 22, of South Park and Margaret Joann Bryant, 65, of Ford City, were both traveling west when their autos collided. There were no injuries reported and both autos were driven from the scene.
Melissa A. Amodie
•Reginald A. Wise, 50, of New Castle, charged by New Castle’s code enforcement department with sanitation of exterior property areas violation.
•Valli Logan of Butler, charged by New Castle’s code enforcement department with failure to display street numbers on dwelling and gutters and downspouts violation.
New Castle police charged the following people:
•David Paul Zachrich, 48, of New Castle, harassment.
•Richard Kohlmetz, 46, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct and disorderly conduct.
•Glen Maurice Campbell, 42, of New Castle, public drunkenness and similar misconduct.
Jerry G. Cartwright
•Bradley Karas, 25, of Aliquippa, charged by state police with theft from a motor vehicle and loitering and prowling at night.
•Karla J. Kennard, 55, of Ellwood City, charged by municipal animal control with noise control violation.
David B. Rishel
•Michael Rao, 38, of Mercer, charged by state police with making a materially false written statement and an unsworn falsification to authorities.
•Raymond Joseph Barkey Jr., 29, of Volant, charged by state police with two counts each of burglary, criminal trespass and theft by unlawful taking and one count of criminal mischief.
Jennifer L. Nicholson
•Ashley G. Capece, 22, of New Castle, charged by Union Township police with retail theft and conspiracy.
•Gary Clark of New Castle, charged by dog law enforcement with pet confined within the premises of the owner violation.
Aisha L. Blackshear, 43, of Austintown, Ohio, from Damon L. Blackshear, 39, of New Castle. They were married Oct. 18, 1996.
Carl Brant Myers, 54, of New Castle and Brenda Lee Myers, 46, of New Castle.
Gerald Siddall, 71, of New Castle from Gale Siddall, 63, of New Castle. They were married Nov. 17, 2000.
Joelle Russell, 46, of New Castle from Ignacio Russell, 51, of Philadelphia. They were married May 30, 2000.
Alana Perrotta, 41, of Portersville from Michael Perrotta, 43, of New Castle. They were married Aug. 8, 1998.
Terri L. Cearfoss, 57, of Ellwood City from David A. Jinar, 59, of Ellwood City. They were married Nov. 24, 1984.
Laura Ann Kerr, 28, of New Castle from Joseph Robert Hernandez, 28, of New Castle. They were married May 9, 2009.
Sara Patterson, 27, of New Castle from Josh Patterson, 31, of New Castle. They were married Aug. 16, 2012.
David R. Pearson II, 24, of New Castle from Lisa J. Pearson, 27, of Wampum. They were married Aug. 5, 2011.
Angela Renee Pasha, 32, of New Castle from Mohammed D. Pasha, 42, of Indiana, Pa. They were married Aug. 30, 2007.
NEW CASTLE —
- 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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