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•Accident. Police said Andrew J. Tabish, 18, of New Castle, apparently lost control of his Ford Ranger as he rounded a bend while eastbound on Route 108 in North Beaver Township at 1:45 p.m. Saturday. Police said the vehicle left the highway and struck a tree. No injuries were reported. Tabish was cited for failing to obey traffic controls.
•Accident. Police said Thomas E. Kaufman, 43, of Butler, was eastbound on Route 422 in Slippery Rock Township at 10 p.m. Oct. 17 when he hit a deer. No injuries were reported.
•Burglary. Police said cash was taken from a house on Bonanni Road, Plain Grove Township, between Oct. 8 and 12.
•DUI arrest. Valerie L. Watson, 26, of Woodland Hills Drive, was charged with driving under the influence and traffic violations. Police said Watson was driving erratically on Route 18 at Clen-Moore Boulevard at 11:30 p.m. Sept. 2.
•Accident. Police said Sean Corcoran of September Lane, New Wilmington, was northbound on Wilmington Road about 2:10 a.m. Sunday and apparently lost control of his vehicle. Officers said he left the road and struck a dirt mound. He was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
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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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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.
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