New Castle News

February 1, 2013

Police: Reports for Feb. 1

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — NESHANNOCK TOWNSHIP

•Driving under the influence. Police said they stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation and moving violations at 1:30 a.m. Jan. 20 at Mitchell Road and Spiker Lane. They said the driver, Wynn A. Hassan, 58, of 3440 Carmela Drive failed a field sobriety test, was arrested and taken to Jameson Hospital for a blood test. Based on the results of that test, officers charged him with driving under the influence of alcohol, as well as several vehicle violations.

•Driving under the influence. Police said they stopped a vehicle driven by Randy J. Gillette, 20, of 302 E. Fairmont Ave. Jan. 26 on Hazelcroft Avenue for an equipment violation. According to officers, Gillette was driving without a valid license and was allegedly under the influence of marijuana. He was placed under arrest and taken to Jameson Hospital for a blood test.