Cops & Court Report

In training

There will be a new K9 officer in Warren County in about a month. Conewango Township Police Officer Scott Neiswonger is training with his new partner, Nic, a one-and-a-half-year-old German shepherd at Shallow Creek Kennel in Sharpsville. “Training is going very well,” Neiswonger said ...

Gentz pleads not guilty to charges in court Thursday

A Tidioute woman who allegedly stole prescribed pain medication from more than 15 patients at a Warren nursing home has entered a procedural not guilty plea. The plea was entered before Judge Gregory Hammond on Thursday. Kellie A. Gentz, 31, 256 Thomas Lane, Tidioute, was charged by the ...

DUI Task Force increasing patrols the rest of October

Drivers will be under increased scrutiny in the coming weeks. “Warren County DUI Task Force will be participating in the state wide Impaired Driving Crackdown this month with extra DUI patrols on our highways, roadways and local streets,” Task Force Coordinator Todd Mineweaser said. ...

Sugar Grove man re-sentenced after intoxicated in court

A Sugar Grove man who showed up drunk to court last week to be sentenced for DUI charges has been re-sentenced. Jason D. Slater, 36, was initially before Judge Gregory Hammond last week for sentencing for two separate dockets, both DUI related. After sentencing last week, Slater was ...

On The Record

Warren Warrant arrest. Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies reported arresting Heather J. Tremblay, 29, 106 Russell St., on two bench warrants through Domestic Relations for failure to appear and one bench warrant for failure to pay through District Justice Laura Bauer’s office on Thursday at ...

Fatal crash claims 28 year old Warren man

A Warren County man has died as the result of a one-vehicle crash Wednesday in McKean County. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Aaron M. Arnold, 28, of Warren, was killed when the truck he was driving “at a high rate of speed” eastbound on Route 59 left the road on a left hand curve ...

Sheriff calender benefit scam

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is alerting people to an unauthorized person soliciting ads claiming proceeds benefit the annual sheriff’s office calendar. The Sheriff’s office has contracted with Cole Bland, president of Commonwealth Publications, LLC to solicit ads from local ...

Warren County woman arrested for assault charges

A Warren County woman has been arrested for assaults in an incident that started in Sugar Grove and extended through Warren General Hospital Thursday morning. Pennsylvania State Police charged Noel Luciano, 38, of Sugar Grove, with aggravated assault, resisting arrest, three counts of simple ...

Youngsville man pleads guilty to endangering the welfare of a child

A Youngsville man who told police he would “knuckle up” his two-year-old daughter as a form of discipline pleaded guilty on Monday to felony endangering the welfare of a child. Michael Ryan Andrzejeski, 28, was charged by Youngsville Police in July after Children and Youth Services ...

On The Record

Warren Found. An Ozark Trail backpack containing personal property was found at the Hickory Street Kwik Fill on Oct. 15. The owner can contact the City of Warren Police at (814) 723-2700 to identify the backpack and its contents. DUI. City of Warren police reported that Donald Fink Jr., 30, ...

Change of plea proceedings

The following guilty pleas were entered before President Judge Maureen Skerda on Monday during change of plea proceedings at the Warren County Courthouse. ¯ Joy A. Armstrong, Warren, to DUI: Highest rate of alcohol - first offense. Charges of DUI: General impairment/incapable of safe ...

Frewsburg woman found guilty for St. Patty’s Day disturbance charges

A Frewsburg (N.Y.) woman was found guilty at trial Friday of several charges stemming from a drunken tirade. Denise R. Whisner, 48, of Frewsburg, N.Y., was charged on March 20 with four counts of aggravated assault, three counts of simple assault, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, and ...

On The Record

Warren Found. An Ozark Trail backpack containing personal property was found at the Hickory Street Kwik Fill on Oct. 15. The owner can contact the City of Warren Police at (814) 723-2700 to identify the backpack and its contents. DUI. City of Warren police reported that Donald Fink Jr., 30, ...

10 more sentenced in county court

Ten more defendants were sentenced on Friday before Judge Gregory Hammond. They included: ¯ Christopher L. Adamiak, 45, Pittsfield, for DUI: highest rate - second, driving on right side of roadway, and driving on roadways lane for traffic. Adamiak was sentenced to a five-year alternative ...

Corry woman sentenced for DUI crash that caused passenger to lose leg

A Corry woman was sentenced to state prison Friday for a DUI crash that caused her passenger to lose a portion of her leg last September. Trinity Lindstrom-Kotouch, 42, of Corry, was charged with aggravated assault; aggravated assault by vehicle while DUI; DUI: general impairment — first; ...

Sugar Grove man to be sentenced next week after showing up drunk in court

A Sugar Grove man showed up to be sentenced for DUI while drunk Friday morning. Jason D. Slater, 36, was before Judge Gregory Hammond Friday morning on two separate dockets, both for charges of DUI. Before being sentenced, Hammond told Slater that information regarding minimum mandatory ...

Preliminary hearings

Two guilty pleas were entered and charges were withdrawn against two others during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse. The following defendants entered guilty pleas: ¯ Noah S. Entrekin, Youngsville, to harassment – communication repeatedly in ...

Pittsfield man charged in Youngsville stabbing

A Pittsfield man has been jailed for stabbing a man early Sunday in a Youngsville establishment. Jacob R. Sandt, 20, of Pittsfield, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, and disorderly conduct — fight, and taken to ...

Warren man jailed for alleged death threats

A Warren man has been jailed for threatening to kill employees of a Warren establishment. William C. Barhight, 64, of Warren, was charged with misdemeanor terroristic threats and summary harassment and taken to Warren County jail on Wednesday after failing to post $10,000 bail. According ...

On The Record

Warren Terroristic Threats. According to City of Warren police, a 13-year-old was charged with terroristic threats following an investigation on Oct. 1. Public Drunkenness. According to City of Warren police, Lee Jordan 45, of Warren, was cited for public drunkenness after officers ...