NEW CASTLE —
To Alexis M. and Jason Maciarello of New Castle, a daughter on Nov. 11, 2013.
•Car theft. A New Castle woman reported her car had been stolen between Nov. 2 and 5 from along Route 18 at the Mahoning River in North Beaver Township. She said she had left the car there because she had been having mechanical problems with it.
•Burglary. United Power of Marietta, S.C., reported Oct. 23 that one of its salesmen had sold construction equipment for $5,900 in Union Township and failed to give the money to the company. The investigation is continuing.
•Accident. Police said Matthew O. Curry, 19, struck a car driven by Shirley A. Polansky, 57, about 6:45 p.m. Friday on Ellwood Road at the intersection with Fridays Hill Road in Wayne Township. Polansky suffered a minor injury and was taken to the hospital. Curry was cited.
•Accident. Grant A. Colton, 21, of Zelienople, struck a deer about 9:15 p.m. Saturday with his a minivan on I-376 in Neshannock Township. No injuries were reported.
Melissa A. Amodie
•Joseph C. Williams, 30, of New Castle, charged by New Castle police with theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, loitering and prowling at night and criminal mischief.
Jennifer L. Nicholson
Union Township police charged the following people:
•Kristin Nicole Shevitz, 27, of New Castle, disorderly conduct and retail theft.
•Morgan Jones, 18, of New Castle, conspiracy-retail theft.
•Jordan Gadwell, 18, of New Castle, conspiracy-retail theft.
J. Craig Cox
•Alice Ramona Conti, 56, New Castle — Six months in the intermediate punishment program with the first seven days on house arrest with electronic monitoring, $1,000 fine, costs of prosecution, 12-month license suspension. She pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
•Michele M. Cook, 41, New Castle — Twelve months in the intermediate punishment program with the first 30 days on house arrest with electronic monitoring and the remaining 11 months on probation, she is not to enter the premises of Shop ’N Save, 20 hours community service, costs of prosecution, Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.
•Michele M. Cook, 41, New Castle — Six months probation to be served consecutively to any other sentence being served, not to enter the premises of Giant Eagle, 20 hours of community service, costs of prosecution and supervision, Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment and mental health evaluation. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.
•Brian Charles Anderson — Six months in the intermediate punishment program with the first seven days on house arrest with electronic monitoring, $1,000 fine, costs of prosecution, Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment, 12-month license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
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- Police Reports
Jeep flips onto roof in Falls Street accident
A Pulaski woman was injured when her car collided with a van and flipped onto its roof, trapping her inside. The accident occurred around 11:15 a.m. Thursday on Falls Street at the intersection of Lowry Street.
Felon arrested for drugs on Halco Drive
Narcotics investigators found cocaine and marijuana while serving a sealed search warrant on Halco Drive Thursday. They also confiscated oxycodone pills and a loaded .38-caliber pistol.
Chimney fire damages home
A chimney fire caused damage to a North Beaver Township home this week. The North Beaver Township Volunteer Fire Department was called to the home of Joe Procopio at 325 Reed Road.
Man jailed for assault facing drug charges
A man jailed Wednesday in connection with an alleged burglary and assault is now facing drug charges, too. New Castle police said that when they arrested Glenn David Samuels III, 22, of 304 E. Lutton St., at his home just before noon Wednesday, they found him to be in possession of about 8 grams of heroin and 3 grams of crack cocaine, all broken down into individual packages for sale.
Man charged after hitting Capitol Grille
An East Side man is facing charges after a December accident when his truck allegedly hit the Capitol Grille building. On Wednesday, New Castle police charged George A. Stevens, 58, of Apt. 412, 814 W. Washington St., in connection with the accident that occurred around 1:50 p.m. Dec. 31.
Police arrest woman wanted in Florida
An East Side woman whose car was stopped by New Castle police is wanted on felony charges in Florida. New Castle police have charged Vivian Lynn King, 54, of 1819 E. Washington St., as a fugitive from justice.
McGrath Manor raid leads to man’s arrest
One person was charged following a drug raid at New Castle’s McGrath Manor. Daymond Waller, 20, of 814 W. Washington St. was charged after the raid by New Castle police and the Lawrence County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force Wednesday morning.
Man charged with break-in
A New Castle man is facing 15 charges stemming from a break-in on the city’s West Side. Glenn David Samuels, 22, was charged with burglary, aggravated and simple assault, criminal trespass, prohibited possession of a firearm, robbery, carrying a concealed firearm without a license, endangering the welfare of children, theft, receiving stolen property, terrroristic threats, recklessly endangering another, defiant trespassing, criminal mischief and harassment.
Sex offender jailed on escape charge
A Neshannock Township man was jailed on $100,000 bond after being charged with escape Wednesday. David Wayne Talbert, 19, of 259 Cathcart Drive was arrested after he allegedly cut off the electronic monitoring device he had been wearing as he awaited sentencing on sex charges.
‘Person of interest’ interviewed in fatality
Police have a lead in a deadly hit-and-run accident last week. According to Shenango Township police, officers have interviewed someone they described as a “person of interest.” The name of that person was not released.
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