NEW CASTLE —
To Chrystal Betley of New Castle and Thomas Minns of New Castle, a daughter on Sept. 21, 2013.
OUT OF TOWN
To Abigail and Mason Angelo of New Castle, a son on Sept. 18, 2013, in Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
To Erin and Andrew McLaughlin of Volant, a daughter on Sept. 21, 2013, in Horizon Hospital, Farrell.
•Assault. James P. Cavaricci, 56, of 515 Lyndal St. is charged with simple assault after he allegedly assaulted a man and sprayed him with pepper spray in the parking lot of the Cascade Galleria around 1:30 p.m. Sept. 3. Police said the man was bleeding from his face and arms. He told police Cavaricci had punched him several times during a disagreement. Cavaricci also is charged with harassment.
•Threats. Lierre Vontae Armstrong, 24, of 1109 Beech St., allegedly wielded a handgun and threatened to shoot several people during a domestic incident on Parkwood Court around 9:10 p.m. Saturday. He is charged with three counts of terroristic threats, recklessly endangering another person and harassment, and one count of disorderly conduct.
•Criminal mischief. Someone damaged two mailboxes and stole a custom-made metal sign between Sept. 10 and 11 on Shady Lane in Slippery Rock Township.
•Police said A. Joseph Giancola, 44, of New Castle used loud, obscene and abusive language while arguing with a volleyball coach at the Mohawk High School gymnasium around 4 p.m. Sept. 9. Giancola allegedly waited until after practice hours to confront the coach about an incident regarding a family member. He is charged with harassment and disorderly conduct.
•Criminal mischief. Someone knocked three tombstones off their foundations in Church Cemetery on Route 208 in Wilmington Township between Aug. 30 and Friday.
•Criminal mischief. Four youths were arrested after they allegedly stopped along Interstate 376 and shot a BB gun at passing vehicles around 9:15 p.m. Thursday. Two cars were hit. Police said one of the juveniles was found to be in possession of a stolen .38-caliber pistol and two bags of marijuana. Juvenile petitions are to be filed against all four, police said.
•Theft. Four Acura TL wheels and a Dodge Neon wheel were stolen from a home on Route 168 in New Beaver Borough between Sept. 17 and Friday. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police at (724) 598-2211.
•Theft. A 1968 Honda Mini-Trail 50 sport utility vehicle, a car battery and a gasoline can were stolen from a trailer and shed between Sept. 11 and 17 along Old Route 422 in Slippery Rock Township.
Bryan James O’Neil, 28, of New Castle and Brittany Nichole Broome, 22, of New Castle
Loren Scott Wesche, 47, of Baden and Michele Lynn Angelo, 45, of Baden
Brandon Patrick Kristophel, 28, of Ellwood City and Tiffany Lynn Mayville, 29, of Ellwood City
Jason Michael Conrad, 38, of Rochester and Cristine Ann Ruffing, 40, of New Castle
Justin David Scott, 28, of Monroeville and Nicole Marie Nerti, 30, of West Pittsburg
Randall Gabriel Carbone, 52, of New Castle and Mary Ann Helen Wright, 49, of New Castle
Charles Clarence Dickey, 40, of New Castle and Crystal Patricia Procopio, 32, of New Castle
Robert Edward Dagres Sr., 64, of New Castle and Mary Kathleen Barker, 57, of New Castle
James Roy Arafa, 25, of New Castle and Giovanna Marie Fulena, 24, of New Castle
David Angelo Rodriguez, 40, of Struthers, Ohio, and Tabetha Lee Belanger, 32, of Struthers
Ryan William Killingsworth, 32, of New Castle and Mary Margaret Briggs, 28, of New Castle
Levi Joseph Edwards Illig, 20, of Ellwood City and Catherine Irene Williams, 20, of Ellwood City
Michael Anthony Mastropietro, 29, of New Castle and Melissa Marie Sperdute, 26, of New Castle
Kevin Christopher Kelley, 30, of New Castle and Caitlin Elizabeth Keneavy, 30, of Glenshaw, Pa.
Damon Clarence Johnson, 37, of Youngstown, Ohio, and Shaunta Marie Dorsey, 33, of Youngstown
Marc Anthony Greco, 50, of Beaver Falls and Maura Ann Vitullo, 52, of New Castle
Richard Alan Minteer, 29, of New Castle and Tiffany Marie Holler, 26, of New Castle
Peter Delboverlando III, 22, of Ellwood City and Kayla Ann Meister, 24, of Ellwood City
Scott James Bright, 32, of New Castle and Rachal Lauren Glass, 25, of New Castle
Shawn Michael Book, 36, of New Castle and Michelle Catherine Kennedy, 33, of New Castle
Ernest Clare Catron Jr., 40, of Goodlettsville, Tenn., and Kimberly Dawn Cluck, 40, of Goodlettsville
Jeremy Gibson Corll, 26, of Wexford, Pa., and Jennifer L. Schriefer, 33, of Ellwood City
Matthew Edward Brozenic, 24, of New Castle and Stephanie Ann Irvin, 24, of New Castle
Nicholas Strauss Lutes, 51, of New Castle and Brandi Nicole Farone, 35, of New Castle
Kenneth John Wiegand, 26, of Ellwood City and Wendi Marie Stafford, 25, of Ellwood City
Matthew James Barge, 27, of New Castle and Jenna Marie Schwarz, 25, of New Castle.
NEW CASTLE —
- Police Reports
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.
- On the Record: Today’s births and police reports
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.
Police identify victims in fatal Amish buggy crash
State police say a mother and her daughter died in a fatal collision between a truck and a horse-drawn Amish buggy. Authorities say 34-year-old Mary Byler, of New Wilmington, and her 11-year-old daughter, whose name was withheld, died in the crash Saturday on Pulaski-Mercer Road, Wilmington Township, Mercer County.
Father, son stabbed during argument
A father and son were stabbed during an argument Wednesday afternoon on New Castle’s South Side. Police Chief Robert Salem said in a press release that during an argument at 528 E. Long Ave. Joseph Bohizic stabbed his son Terry Kohlmetz in the buttocks area.
Girl hurt as vehicle slides
A 7-year-old girl suffered what police described as major injuries when she was hit by a car Tuesday. Kristina Ritenour of New Castle was injured in the accident just after 4 p.m. Tuesday on Columbiana Road in North Beaver Township.
City man facing drug charges
New Castle police charged Steven Kornard Houston, 21, 509 E. Lutton St., with possession and delivery of a controlled substance. Police filed the charges with District Judge Melissa A. Amodie.
Police gearing up for Shop With a Cop
Police in Lawrence County are getting ready to go Christmas shopping. They’re not buying for themselves. They are using thousands of dollars collected from the community to take lesser fortunate children on their annual “Shop With a Cop” spree at Walmart in Union Township.
Double stabbing on South Side
New Castle police were responding to a double stabbing on the South Side Wednesday afternoon. Few details were available, but the stabbings occurred at a home in the 500 block of East Long Avenue.
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