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To Christine Kordish of New Castle, a son on July 23, 2013.
OUT OF TOWN
To Paul and Cori Stewart of New Castle, a daughter on July 22, 2013, at Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
•Accident. Police said a male from New Castle was southbound on Route 19 in Scott Township about 4:10 p.m. July 17 and apparently lost control of his 2003 Ford Ranger when he swerved into the west berm to get around a vehicle stopped on the road. Police said he left the road and reentered the highway, crossing the southbound lane, entered the northbound lane and struck the car of Tealor R. Martin, 20, of Volant. Police said Martin sustained minor injury and the unnamed driver sustained moderate injury. He was cited for careless driving.
•Accident. Police said Benjamin S. Eller, 24, of Zelienople, eastbound on Route 488 in Perry Township at 7 p.m. June 30, apparently became distracted, drove off the road and hit a ditch. No injuries were reported. He was cited for traffic violations.
•Burglary. Police said a known suspect entered a home on Old Hickory Road in North Beaver Township July 10 and took a wallet. The suspect was seen and chased from the home. He later returned the wallet, police said, and charges are pending.
•Bad checks. Police charged Erica Norge, 24, of 401-13 Neshannock Ave. with passing a $150 check on a closed account at a township business.
•Bad checks. Police charged Thomas Perrotta, 27 of 310 N. Mercer St. with passing two checks on a closed account for $200 and $239.79 at a township business.
Melissa A. Amodie
New Castle’s code enforcement department charged the following people:
•Beverly Barnes of New Castle, weeds, trees and ornamental shrubs violation.
•Albert Barnes of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Timothy O. Hall, 57, of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
•Carrie Mellot of Edinburg, gutters and downspouts violation, exterior walls violation and exterior paint violation.
•Charles Francis Collins of New Castle, failure to cut weeds or grass.
New Castle police charged the following people:
•John R. Fisher, 70, of New Castle, driving under the influence.
•Samuel John Crowley, 49, of New Castle, disorderly house.
Jerry G. Cartwright
•Zachary M. McFarland, 19, of Ellwood City, charged by Ellwood City police with criminal mischief and theft from a motor vehicle.
•Krystal Michelle Chambers, 27, of Ellwood City, charged by New Castle police with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver, intent to possess a controlled substance, defiant trespass, and two counts of use/possession of drug paraphernalia.
Union Township police charged the following people:
•Sharon Smith, 59, of New Castle, retail theft.
•Erik Anthony Lightner, 23, of West Middlesex, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.
•Dominique Williams, 22, of New Castle, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.
•Sharalea Renee Quinn, 50, of New Castle, two counts of driving under the influence and one count each of disregarding traffic lane and driving over the divider.
Scott A. McGrath
Neshannock Township police charged the following people:
•Ryan Michael O’Neil, 19, of New Castle, driving under the influence.
•Holly Lynn Tubbs, 40, of New Castle, defiant trespass and harassment.
•Lisa Ann Yearage, 50, of New Castle, defiant trespass and harassment.
Krista Toy, 24, of New Castle from Timothy Toy, 26, of Yampa, Colo. They were married Sept. 21, 2009.
Joshua Wayne DeSalvo, 25, of New Castle from Leann Marie Crowley, 24, of New Castle. They were married May 26, 2009.
Edward A. Burnett, 40, of Farrell from Candace Burnett of Stoneboro, Pa. They were married Sept. 25, 2005.
Danielle McClain, 50, of New Castle from Kenneth Sanderson, 52, of New Castle. They were married June 11, 1983.
Ryan Howard Jones, 26, of Youngstown from Jennifer Lynn Jones, 23, of New Castle.
Crystal Lynn Betley, 34, of New Castle from William Stanley Betley, 36, of New Castle. They were married June 24, 2004.
Kristen L. Jones, 38, of New Castle from Tim Mosley, 38, of New Castle. They were married March 21, 1998.
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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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