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To Charesse Griffin of New Castle and Anthony Icenhour of Florida, a daughter on March 10, 2013.
To Marshelle Reitnauer of New Castle and Lorenzo Jackson Jr. of New Castle, a daughter on March 9, 2013.
To Candice Patrick of New Castle and Aaron Pallerino of New Castle, a daughter on March 8, 2013.
•Arrest. Justin Conner, 30, of Struthers, Ohio, was stopped for traffic violations on Route 422 between Evergreen and Ambrosia roads on Wednesday and charged with DUI, police said.
•Burglary. Someone caused damage to a door and door frame to gain access to the Bulk Food and Candy Co. in Volant between Feb. 23 and March 2, before removing several boxes of inventory and computer and DJ equipment.
•Hit-and-run. A vehicle was eastbound on Route 488 at the intersection of Mile Hill Road, Perry Township, about 7 a.m. Wednesday when it left the road for an unknown reason, struck a utility pole and road sign, and fled west, police said.
•Arrest. Callie E. Porter, 34, of Upper Idlewild Drive was charged with DUI in a parking lot on Route 224 in Union Township about 3:30 a.m. March 3, police said.
•Burglary. Police responded to a home along Beaver Dam Road, Little Beaver Township, on March 4 where someone had entered and removed jewelry and money.
•Accident. Police said a vehicle driven by Matthew Aeppli, 18, of Edinburg slid on an icy spot on Mohawk School Road near Hoffmaster Road on March 1 and struck the rear of a vehicle operated by Gregory A. Butchelle, 59, who had stopped and was awaiting oncoming traffic before turning into the parking lot of Mohawk schools.
•Accident. Suzanne E. Dambach, 61, of New Castle lost control of her vehicle on snow-covered Old State Road near Center Church Road, Slippery Rock Township, Wednesday, and struck a residence, police said.
•Accident. David P. Peterson, 51, of Youngstown was westbound on the ramp between Route 422 and Interstate 376, failed to negotiate a sharp left curve, left the road and struck a guide rail, police said. The incident occurred about 8 a.m. Thursday.
•Burglary. Police said someone forcibly entered a residence on Copper Road in Slippery Rock Township between Feb. 27 and March 10 and removed $200 in loose change and multiple items of jewelry.
•Accident. According to reports, a vehicle operated by Nancy J. Blaskewicz of New Castle was eastbound on Route 422 and then traveled onto the ramp to Interstate 376 eastbound, Union Township, about 1:30 p.m. Thursday when she lost control rounding a bend, spun in a clockwise direction and then struck a guard rail. She was charged with failing to drive at a safe speed.
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- Police Reports
Ray Street man charged in burglary
An East Side man has been arrested in connection with a Scott Street burglary. Mark Anthony Magusiak Jr., 23, of 613 S. Ray St., was charged with burglary and attempted theft. He is in the Lawrence County jail in lieu of $50,000 bond.
New Castle man jailed in drug case
A New Castle man facing 11 drug-related charges is being held on $25,000 bond. The charges against Theodore Trent McHenry, 20, of 919 Beckford St. followed a raid at his home last week.
City man charged with making threats
A New Castle man is facing charges that he threatened to harm a woman. City police arrested John A. Adamo, 34, of 211 E. Leasure Ave. after he allegedly tried to kick in the door of another Leasure Avenue home and threatened a woman inside Wednesday evening.
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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