NEW CASTLE —
•Criminal mischief. John Crawford, 18, of 323 E. Wallace Ave. is charged with defiant trespass, criminal mischief and harassment for allegedly breaking a laptop computer, pushing his mother and breaking a window around 11:45 p.m. Thursday during a domestic dispute. Police said he also was charged for breaking a Plexiglas window.
•DUI. Police have charged Shelby Nicole Annesi, 21, of Imperial, Pa., with driving under the influence of a controlled substance after they found her in a car in front of the Cathedral on Lincoln Avenue Oct. 1. They said she was parked in the road with her reverse lights on around 10:30 p.m. Police said Annesi was slumped over the console and the car was running and in gear. Officers said Annesi was unconscious and a capped syringe was inside the car. She told police later she had used heroin and submitted to a blood test, which showed morphine in her blood.
•Criminal mischief. Someone threw four rocks at a house in the 1000 block of Agnew Street between 7 p.m. Friday and 12:06 a.m. Saturday, breaking the front window.
•Accident. Police said Matthew James Brommer, 19, of Enon Valley was driving east on Route 108 approaching Montgomery Avenue around 6:15 a.m. Saturday and swerved to avoid a deer. His car hit a guard rail near the intersection and damaged the rail and his car. Brommer refused medical treatment.
•Theft. A cell phone was stolen from a car parked in the 400 block of East Lincoln Avenue around 10 p.m. Saturday.
•Criminal mischief. The passenger side window was broken and a dent put into the door a car parked in an alley behind the 500 block of West Madison Street between 2 and 4 p.m. Friday.
•Burglary. Someone broke into a house in the 500 block of Centennial Street between midnight Thursday and 10:30 p.m. Friday and stole a checkbook and $300.
•Criminal mischief. Glass block, a window and door were broken at Lutton Auto at 1119 Moravia St. between 6 p.m. Thursday and 12:50 p.m. Friday.
•Criminal mischief. Someone shot paintballs at a truck parked at a business on Route 18 at Route 208 in Wilmington Township between 5:30 and 8 a.m. Sunday.
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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.
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.
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