Cops & Court Report

Police list Warren man as missing since Wednesday

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a missing person case. John S. Barhydt (pictured), 48, of Sugar Grove, has not been seen since he left his home at 11 p.m. Wednesday, according to police. Police said Barhydt took clothes and money and may be on his way to Florida. Anyone with ...

3 defendants plead guilty

Three defendants pleaded guilty, two were held for court and charges were withdrawn against another during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse.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 pleaded guilty: ¯ Thomas E. Lyle, IV, Angola, NY, to possession of drug paraphernalia ...

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Youngsville Theft. According to Youngsville Police, Crystal Arnold, 26, Warren, and Rocky Fiscus, 26, Warren, were charged with theft after allegedly removing several items from the Dollar General store in Youngsville on May 6.

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Brokenstraw Twp. Theft. According to Pennsylvania State Police, an unknown suspect removed multiple pieces of lumber from the Rouse Pond area at 701 Rouse Avenue. An investigation is ongoing. Conewango Twp. Theft. According to Conewango Township Police, Nicholas Dean, 28, was charged with ...

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Brokenstraw Twp. Burglary. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Thomas Wilson, 22, Robert Santiago, 49, and David Brown, 42, all of Jamestown, N.Y., were charged with burglary, criminal trespass, and theft by unlawful taking after an incident on May 6. Police say the accused entered the ...

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Conewango Twp. DUI. According to Conewango Township police, David W. Pavlock fell asleep while driving his 2012 Ford Fusion on Jackson Run Road near Jacob Lane in North Warren on May 10 around 12:31 p.m. Police say he crashed into the guardrails in the area of Jacob Lane, incapacitating his ...

‘No remorse’

Matthew B. White, 35, of Chandlers Valley, will spend the rest of his life in a Pennsylvania state prison for murdering his wife, Jessica L. White, on June 21, 2017. After a jury passed down a guilty verdict Thursday following a four-day trial, a sentencing proceeding was held ...

Four plead guilty, seven not guilty in Warren County Court

Four defendants pleaded guilty, seven pleaded not guilty and a bench warrant was issued for another during arraignment and change of plea proceedings at the Warren County Courthouse on Thursday before Judge Gregory Hammond. The following defendants entered guilty pleas: ¯ Daniel M. ...

Charges withdrawn

Charges were withdrawn against one defendant during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse. A count of simple assault was withdrawn against Jeramy M. Card, Sugar Grove. A count of harassment – subject other to physical contact was re-categorized as a ...

GUILTY

Matthew Brian White will spend the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole. White, 35, of Chandlers Valley, was found guilty of first degree murder for the killing of his wife, Jessica L. White, after approximately one hour of jury deliberations on Thursday. White took ...

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Warren Drug possession. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Payton Ashley Brant, 19, Warren, and Dayne Michael Wenzel, 21, Warren, were charged with drug possession following a traffic stop on Water Street on May 6. Police say Brant, the driver, and Wenzel, the passenger, were both found ...

Opening statements

No one disagrees that Jessica Lynn White was killed and Matthew Brian White was wounded in June 2017 shootings at the couples’ residence on Brown Run Road in Chandler’s Valley. But was it first-degree murder? The trial to answer that question — Matthew White was charged with ...

Man on parole in PA charged with menacing in NY

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. —A man on parole in Pennsylvania has been charged with second-degree menacing after allegedly telling a woman he “would blow your head off.” Jamestown police responded at 10:45 p.m. Thursday to a domestic violence complaint from a woman who said 34-year-old Tyler Perez ...

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Chautauqua County, N.Y. Drug Possession. According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, Burdette G. Thomas, 52, of Warren, was charged with possession of a controlled substance following a traffic stop for a suspended registration on May 5 in Frewsburg.

29 still on judicial tax sale list

Twenty-nine properties remain on the judicial sale tax list for the sale which is set for later this month. The sale is scheduled for May 25 at 1 p.m. in the Main Courtroom of the Warren County Courthouse. Each of the items is listed for minimum bid which included the costs that the Tax ...

Warren man guilty of DUI charges

A Warren man was found guilty of DUI charges during a bench trial held on Thursday. Thomas Buchanan, 601 Beech Street, was found guilty on charges including DUI: General impairment/incapable of safe driving with refusal – first offense and driving while under suspension. According to the ...

Tidioute woman arraigned on theft charges from christian school

A Tidioute woman accused of stealing from Warren County Christian School was arraigned on Wednesday. Bethany J. Kelley, 54, faces hundreds of counts, including 155 felonies. She was arraigned before District Justice Todd Woodin. He listed the number of charges Kelley faces and the maximum ...

One pleads guilty at prelims

One defendant pleaded guilty and charges were withdrawn against one other during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse. Charges of criminal mischief – damage property and disorderly conduct – engage in fighting were withdrawn against Pike J. Stillwagon, ...

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Warren Warrant arrest. Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies reported arresting Dirk E. Milner, 32, Erie, on a warrant for failure to appear for fines and costs court on May 1 at 1:30 p.m. Deputies said Milner was transported from the Allegheny County Jail and incarcerated in the Warren County ...

In their blood: Mickles protect and serve

Law enforcement runs strong in the veins of the Mickle clan. Four generations of law enforcement officers gathered on Tuesday to witness the swearing in of the newest officer in the family — Will Mickle — who joined the City of Warren Police Department, officially, on May 1. Will ...