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•Reckless endangerment. Matthew John Sedor, 32, of Brook Park, Ohio, was charged with reckless endangerment, disorderly conduct and multiple traffic offenses. Police said Sedor grabbed the steering wheel of someone who was driving on Interstate 376, Neshannock Township, Jan. 26. The driver lost control, traveled onto the berm, struck a guide rail and went over an embankment.
•Accident. Police said Kaitlyn M. Thomas, 19, of Ellwood City, was northbound on Kennedy Road, Slippery Rock Township, about 10:30 p.m. Feb. 5, when her vehicle went off the right side of the road, climbed an embankment, struck a small tree with its right front, came off the embankment, went across the road and struck another tree.
•Accident. Police said Whylene A. Clark of 218 Smithfield St. pulled from the stop sign on Enclave Drive into the path of a vehicle operated by James Lemmon of 2280 Martha St. about 1:50 p.m. Feb. 5. According to police, Lemmon attempted to avoid the accident but struck Clark’s vehicle. Both vehicles were towed.
•Arrest. Police said Shawn Johnson, 26, of 406 E. Wallace Ave. and Jordan Smiley, 25, of Volant were charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after Johnson was stopped for speeding and driving in the center turn lane at Route 18 and Cathcart Drive Feb. 6.
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Latest Update: Rescuers reflect on woman’s drowning
The day ended tragically for a Slippery Rock Township couple who went fishing Tuesday on a private lake. The body of Nancy Ellen List, 26, of 6074 Old Route 422 Extension, was pulled from the lake at 2:25 p.m. yesterday following an all-day search.
Man arrested for suspected drugs
A Grove City man was arrested after police claim they found him in his car injecting himself with suspected drugs.
Rescuers recover woman’s body in lake
Rescue units have recovered the body of a woman last seen last night when her boat capsized. Scott Township fire chief Jack Hitchen said divers recovered the body of Nancy Ellen List, 26, of 6074 Old Route 422 Extension about 2:25 p.m. today.
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Woman charged with littering in state park
A Sewickley woman is accused of littering and possessing marijuana at McConnell’s Mill State Park.
Man facing assault charges
A West Pittsburg man was arrested after he allegedly used a woman’s car without her permission then assaulted her.
Rescue teams search lake for missing woman
Police and water rescue teams this morning resumed searching for a woman last seen Tuesday night when her boat capsized.
Fire destroys garage in North Beaver
A trash fire could have been the cause of a three-car garage fire Monday on McClain Road. Fire Chief Paul Henry of the North Beaver Township Volunteer Fire Department said firemen were called to Highland Meadows Farm in the 500 block of McClain Road at 9:05 p.m. They remained until about midnight.
Woman charged for having baton
A woman arrested on a warrant is facing additional charges for allegedly having an illegal baton in her purse.
Fryer ignites garage fire
Neshannock Township firefighters responded to a call at 905 Fairfield Ave. on Saturday when fire broke out in a garage.
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