Cops & Court Report

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Warren DUI. City of Warren Police charged Jacob Sutliff, 23, of Warren, with DUI; DUI: high rate; disregard traffic lane; and careless driving following a one-vehicle crash Feb. 17, at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Water Street. Hit and run. City of Warren Police cited ...

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Glade Twp. DUI. According to Warren-based state police, on Feb. 19, Kevin Charles Hamm, 52, of Warren, crashed his vehicle on East Fifth Avenue in Glade Township. Hamm was taken to Warren General Hospital for chemical testing and to be treated for injuries. His passenger, Darlene R. Bair, 50, ...

Man rescued from Conewnago Creek earlier this week

A man was rescued from the Conewango Creek on Wednesday afternoon. According to North Warren Volunteer Fire Department Deputy Chief Shawn Jones, the rescue happened in an area near Conewango Valley Country Club. “On February 28 at (1:33 p.m.), Station 55 (North Warren), Station 57 ...

Two plead guilty during preliminary hearings

Two defendants entered guilty pleas while charges were withdrawn against two others during preliminary hearings on Wednesday held at the Warren County Courthouse. The following defendants pleaded guilty: ¯ Gregory S. Webb, Corry, to statement under penalty. A count of materially false ...

Criminal charges dropped for lack of DNA evidence

Sexual assault charges have been withdrawn against a Warren man due to a lack of DNA evidence. District Attorney Rob Greene filed a motion to withdrawn criminal charges on Feb. 5 against Jason Michael Lee, 44, which included criminal attempt (rape unconscious victim), criminal attempt (sexual ...

Warren man faces new charges in NY

A Warren man who has pending drug charges in Warren County picked up new charges in Chautauqua County, NY on Monday morning. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office said that deputies responded to a Kwik Fill located on Rt. 60 in Jamestown “for a report of a suspicious person in a vehicle ...

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Warren Hit and Run. According to City of Warren police, Justin Mueller, 32, of Clarendon, was cited for hit and run, failure to keep right, disregarding traffic lanes, failure to notify police, driving while suspended, careless driving, and driving on a sidewalk after police responded to an ...

Missing teen found; charges filed against Erie woman

UNION CITY — A Union City teenager who had been reported missing is headed home after she was located on Monday, and charges were filed against an Erie woman for kidnapping. According to a public information release from Corry-based state police, Joanna Kelley, 32, of Erie, was arrested for ...

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Sugar Grove Twp. Liquor law violation. Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement District Office No. 8, Erie reported that AMVETS Post 50 Sugar Grove Home Association was fined $400 after a review of charges brought before an administrative law judge on Jan. 22. Police ...

Two plead guilty

Two defendants pleaded guilty, two were held for court and charges were withdrawn against another during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse. The following defendants entered guilty pleas: ¯ Joshua S. Haskins, Warren, to conspiracy (theft by unlawful ...

Warren man charged with selling methamphetamine

A Warren man is charged with selling meth. According to the affidavit of probable cause, Scott Edgar Golden, 20, of Warren, was arrested Wednesday after police say he made arrangements to sell methamphetamine at Point Park in Warren. Golden allegedly texted members of the Warren County ...

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Brokenstraw Twp. Vandalism. Pennsylvania State Police are investigating damage done to a utility box located behind Country Fair, Route 6, Youngsville, that was discovered by an employee at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact state police at ...

Manslaughter charge dismissed in case of accidental shooting

A manslaughter charge was dismissed this week against a Sherman man who shot and killed his neighbor in a hunting accident in November. In a four-page ruling issued Wednesday, Chautauqua County Court Judge David Foley said the District Attorney’s Office erred when it presented its case in ...

Meth lab takedown

Officers of the Warren County Drug Task Force broke up a large methamphetamine lab in Grand Valley on Monday. Three arrests were made. Cody A. Kysor, 27, and Nakota L. Bemis, 21, both of 12884 Route 27 Grand Valley, were each charged with seven felonies including: operating a ...

Be prepared

The average response time for law enforcement to an active shooter situation is five to six minutes. “What are you going to do for that five to six minutes,” is what City of Warren police chief Brandon Deppen wants citizens to ask themselves. Whether it’s in a school, at a store, at ...

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Warren Cruelty. A Warren man has entered a guilty plea to a charge of cruelty to animals and relinquished ownership of the dog involved. According to Warren County Humane Society Police Officer, Tommaso Clemente, of 6 Sixth Ave., was charged for failing to provide shelter for a dog that was ...

Warren man receives lengthy state prison sentence for rape

A Warren man received a lengthy state prison sentence on Friday for raping a 16-year-old female last year. Steven Loney, 46, of Warren, was sentenced by President Judge Maureen Skerda following the July 2017 incident in which police say he raped the victim in his car outside of Sugar ...

Jamestown man sentenced for string of burglaries

A Jamestown, N.Y. man is headed to state prison for a string of burglaries that took place in northern Warren County in 2015. Eric Lewis, 30, Jamestown, was sentenced on Friday by President Judge Maureen Skerda. According to the affidavit of probable cause, a resident reported a burglary on ...

Defendants sentenced

President Judge Maureen Skerda sentenced the following individuals during sentence court proceedings on Friday morning at the Warren County Courthouse: All periods of incarceration are to be served in the Warren County Jail unless otherwise specified. ¯ Benjamin M. Barney, Corry, to one ...