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To Charles and Crystal Bannon of Poland, Ohio, a son on Sept. 13, 2013.
To Briawna Walker of New Castle and Dondi Lawson of New Castle, a son on Sept. 13, 2013.
•Accident. Police said the vehicle of Edward Martin, 60, of Hillsville Road, Bessemer, westbound on Route 422, Union Township, about 3 p.m. Friday, was hit from behind by the vehicle of Michael Whitlatch, 26, of Hazel Avenue, Ellwood City. Police said Martin had slowed due to roadwork, but Whitlatch failed to slow down. Police said Whitlatch was taken by ambulance to St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown.
•Theft. Two spools of copper wire were reported taken from the mechanical room of New Covenant Evangelical Presbyterian Church at 1911 Harlansburg Road, Hickory Township, between 1 p.m. July 24 and 1 p.m. Aug. 29.
•Criminal mischief. Police said a pickup truck, parked on the south side of Valley View Road, Pulaski Township, at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, sustained an estimated $450 in damages.
•Burglary. Police said two flat-screen television sets and an X-box were reported taken from a house in the 300 block of North Boulevard, North Beaver Township between 9:30 and 11:15 p.m. on Sept. 11.
J. CRAIG COX
•David Richard Broge III, 46, Koppel — One year probation; costs of prosecution; $600 restitution; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment. He pleaded guilty to fraud.
•Marina Lynn Jackson, 27, New Castle — Six months probation; costs of prosecution; $82.26 restitution to Walmart; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.
•Ariel J. Prosser, 22, New Castle — $150 fine; costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to defiant trespass.
•Alya-Wan Johnson, 20, New Castle — Six days to 23 1/2 months in Lawrence County jail with credit for 15 days served; costs of prosecution; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment; enrollment in adult literacy class. Any evidence seized by law enforcement is forfeited. He pleaded guilty to carrying a concealed firearm without a license.
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•Cameron Jordan Hicks, 19, New Castle — One year probation; community service; costs of prosecution; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral. He pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property.
•Joseph Oliva, 50, New Castle — Two years intermediate punishment program, the first three months on house arrest with electronic monitoring; no contact with the victim; $6,229.68 restitution to the victim; costs of prosecution; community service; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral. He pleaded guilty to criminal trespass.
•Matthew Joseph Malley, 37, New Castle — One year probation; $100 fine; costs or probation. He pleaded guilty to providing false identification to law enforcement authorities.
•Matthew Joseph Malley, 37, New Castle — $200 fine; costs of prosecution; community service; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral. He pleaded guilty to driving while operating privileges are suspended or revoked.
•Shelly Denise Anderson, 44, New Castle — One to 12 months in Lawrence County jail with credit for 32 days served; costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance.
•Shelly Denise Anderson, 44, New Castle — One to 12 months in Lawrence County jail, with credit for 32 days served; costs of prosecution, to run concurrently with any other sentence being served, followed by one year probation. Any evidence seized by law enforcement is forfeited. She pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance.
•Thomas Matthew Dolan, 28, New Castle — Six to 23 months in Lawrence County jail with credit for 180 days served followed by one year probation; DNA sample; $3.200 restitution to the victim; community service; costs of prosecution; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol assessment. He pleaded guilty to theft.
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- Police Reports
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.
Woman charged with child endangerment
A New Castle woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of children because of alleged deplorable living conditions.
Man found on roof during drug raid
Police said a man hid on the roof of a house when officers arrived to search for suspected drugs. New Castle police reported they took two Detroit men into custody after finding crack cocaine, heroin, money and drug paraphernalia at 822 Morton St. around 4:50 p.m. Friday.
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