NEW CASTLE —
•Criminal mischief. Someone threw eggs at a house in the 200 block of West Lincoln Avenue between 9:30 a.m. Saturday and 5:40 p.m. Sunday.
•Found item. Police found a 18-speed Huffy bicycle in the 300 block of East Lincoln Avenue around 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Anyone who is missing it is asked to contact them at (724) 656-9300.
•Burglary. Jewelry and $70 were reported stolen from a house in the 1200 block of South Cascade Street between 4 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday. Police said the front door frame had been broken.
•Criminal mischief. The windshield of a car was broken in the 300 block of East Garfield Avenue between 12:40 and 10 a.m. Monday. The owner found pumpkin seeds in the area of the car.
•Burglary. Someone tried to break into a house in the 500 block of Laurel Boulevard around 3:45 p.m. Oct. 2. A security alarm sounded and police found the door frame damaged.
NEW CASTLE —
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Police: Man tackles, robs woman
A man who robbed a woman in a convenience store stole $5 from her, New Castle police reported. The 29-year-old woman reported the incident to the police around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday from Jameson Hospital, saying she had been mugged in a side lot of an East Washington Street food store that afternoon.
Firefighters called for plant blaze
New Castle firefighters responded Tuesday morning to a burning coil cover at Hill Railroad Car Co. in Mahoningtown.
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Five injured in school bus crash
Four students and a driver sustained minor injuries in a three-vehicle crash Tuesday morning. According to state police, a line of vehicles was westbound on snow-covered Route 108/Harlansburg Road at 7:50 a.m. when Shannon C. McAnney, 21, of Gibsonia, the second car in the line, lost control of her vehicle.
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.
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