Cops & Court Report

Seal request is approved in homicide case

Information regarding the case of a Chandlers Valley man accused of killing his wife in June has been sealed. Attorney Rob Kinnear, who was appointed to represent Matthew B. White, requested that information regarding requests for funds he uses to hire experts for the case be ...

Warren man charged after alleged assault

Thomas Lee Keeney, 35, of Warren, faces charges of aggravated assault following an incident that took place in the city on Saturday. According to the affidavit of probable cause, City of Warren Police were dispatched to the area of Madison Avenue and Russell Street for a disturbance. Upon ...

Jamestown, NY police investigating homicide

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. — Jamestown police are currently investigating a homicide that took place at around 7 p.m. Tuesday evening. It was reported that two men were observed to be walking down Willard Street when they began to fight. One of the men reportedly stabbed the other before running off ...

Clarendon man faces aggravated assault charge

A Clarendon man is behind bars after he assaulted a man, punching him to the point of unconsciousness and broken bones. Thomas Gerald Lamb, 25, 100 S. Main St., Clarendon, faces charges of aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment stemming from ...

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Youngsville Possession. According to the Youngsville Borough police, Casey Troup, 29, of Youngsville, was a passenger in a car stopped on Monday, Nov. 20, on North Main Street for a traffic violation. Troup was wanted and in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, police said. Troup ...

Warren man hit with eight felony charges on Thanksgiving Day

A Warren man stands accused of eight felony assault charges after an incident on Thanksgiving morning. Brandon Lewis Young, 35, of Warren, was arrested Thursday, Nov. 23 and charged with eight counts of aggravated assault, eight counts of recklessly endangering another person, and seven ...

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Conewango Twp. Bad check. Conewango Township Police arrested Debra S. Winkler, of Jamestown, N.Y., after she allegedly bounced a $1,900 down payment check for a vehicle she purchased from Shults of Warren in June. According to police, Shults made several attempts over the following months to ...

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Warren Cited. According to City of Warren Police, Daniel Ishman, 33, Warren, was cited for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct after a fight was witnessed by a police officer while he was patrolling on November 12. Harassment. According to City of Warren Police, Christopher Fletcher, ...

Man charged following incident at gas station

A Warren man faces assault charges after allegedly threatening employees of a local gas station. According to the affidavit of probable cause, Zachary Armon Peterson, 32, of Warren, was initially charged with misdemeanor counts of terroristic threats and disorderly conduct after police were ...

Deppen named chief

Brandon Deppen has been selected as the next chief of the City of Warren Police Department. Deppen, approaching his 21st year with the department, will officially take the post on December 4. He takes the place of Raymond Zydonik, who has been elected as magisterial district judge ...

Drugged-up carnival ride operator sent to state prison

A man who was under the influence of drugs while operating a carnival ride at Warren County Fair will spend years in state prison. Thomas D. Bradley, 27, of Toronto, Ohio, was sentenced Friday to two to six years in prison by Judge Gregory Hammond. “He was entrusted by Bates Brothers” ...

Warren man sent to state prison for buying counterfeit money to buy car

A Warren man will spend time in state prison after ordering counterfeit money online and using it to pay for a vehicle. Branden M. Busche, 29, of Warren, was sentenced Friday to 12 to 36 months in a state correctional institution, for theft by deception, by Judge Gregory Hammond. Warren ...

Tidioute man sentenced for assault

A Tidioute man who received a county sentence took a whipping in court before the sentence was handed down. Adam S. Halfast, 41, was sentenced on a count of simple assault, stemming from a May incident in Triumph Township, by Judge Gregory Hammond on Friday. Pennsylvania State Police were ...

Warren man sent to state prison for kick to probation officer

A Warren man who kicked his probation officer will be spending more than a year in state prison. Andrew L. Miles, 52, of Warren, was sentenced Friday to 15 to 30 months in a state correctional institution by Judge Gregory Hammond. “Mr. Miles is very fortunate that the probation officer ...

Corry woman given state time for meth lab

A Corry woman will spend time in state prison for charges related to operating a meth lab in Warren County. Sara M. Lang, 30, of Corry, was sentenced Friday to 15 to 60 months in a state correctional institution by Judge Gregory Hammond. “All of these charges stem from the production of ...

Sentences handed down in county court

Eight more defendants were sentenced on Friday during Warren County sentence court proceedings before Judge Gregory Hammond. A bench warrant was issued for the arrest of Austin M. Brown, of Warren, who failed to appear in court. Sentenced were: ¯ Brian K. Bailey, Warren, to six months of ...

One defendant held for court

One defendant was held for court, six entered guilty pleas while charges were withdrawn against three more during preliminary hearings held this week at the Warren County Courthouse. Michael James Connolly, Warren, was held for court. Connolly faces charges including possession with intent to ...

Three plead guilty, six not guilty

Three guilty pleas were entered, six defendants pled not guilty and a potential bench warrant was issued for another during arraignment and change of plea proceedings before Senior Judge William Morgan on Thursday. The following defendants pled guilty: ¯ Dennis W. Schwone, Warren, to DUI: ...

NY man enters plea

A plea was entered Tuesday morning prior to scheduled jury selection. Mick Daniel Peterson, Jamestown, NY, pled guilty to fleeing or attempting to elude officer, required financial responsibility, exceed max speed limit established by 17 mph and reckless driving. Charges of fail to carry ...

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City of Warren Liquor law violation. Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement – District Office No. 8, Erie, reported that The Cornerstone, 308 Pennsylvania Ave. W., sold, furnished and/or gave alcoholic beverages to one minor, 19 and 20 years-of-age, on May 11 and ...