New Castle News


April 23, 2014

Woman charged for having baton

NEW CASTLE — A woman arrested on a warrant is facing additional charges for allegedly having an illegal baton in her purse.

New Castle police charged 26-year-old Donna Rose Salomon of 321 N. Crawford Ave. with possession of a prohibited offensive weapon. She also is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police said they received a call about noon Sunday alleging that Salomon was using cocaine in someone’s bathroom in the 700 block of Countyline Street. They learned she was wanted on an active bench warrant from another county and also one from the New Castle police department.

After searching her, officers allegedly found a glass pipe, a metal spoon with burns on the bottom and the collapsible metal baton.


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