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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
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.
Man jumps into Shenango River
New Castle police and fire departments were dispatched Wednesday morning after a man jumped into the Shenango River. Police were called at 11:35 a.m. and the fire department was notified about 10 minutes later.
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.
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