New Castle News

March 7, 2013

Police: Reports for March 7

By Staff
New Castle News


•Criminal mischief. A window was broken at a residence on Wampum-Mount Air Road, Little Beaver Township, around 1 p.m. Feb. 19.

•Burglary. Numerous items were taken from two sheds between 12:05 and 7:40 a.m. Feb. 20 on the south side of Route 422 near Log House Lane, Mahoning Township. Anyone with information is asked to call state police at (724) 598-2211.

•Criminal mischief. A portable fuel tank was damaged around 8 a.m. Feb. 21 in a mining area along Musser Road, North Beaver Township.

•Accident. At 3:50 p.m. Feb. 25 on Hickernell Road, Perry Township. Police said Ryan E. Mooney, 25, of New Castle was traveling too fast around a left curve in the road when he lost control of his car and struck an embankment.

•Accident. About 5:40 p.m. Feb. 27 on Route 108, North Beaver Township. Police said Brianna M. Young, 22, of New Castle was eastbound when her car slid through the intersection with Route 551 and struck a telephone pole. Police said she will be cited.

•At 7:55 a.m. Friday on Route 108, North Beaver Township. Police said Rita A. Davis, 57, of New Waterford, Ohio, who was westbound, began sliding on the icy road and struck a wooden fence.

•At 8:25 a.m. Sunday on Route 108, Scott Township. Police said Gary F. Sweesy Jr., 39, of Harrisville was eastbound when he failed to negotiate a curve, went off the road and struck a couple mailboxes and a large rock.