Cops & Court Report

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WarrenTheft. City of Warren police report that between Dec. 23 and Dec. 28, unknown individuals removed two Star Fire Christmas lights from the front yard of 605 Prospect St. According to police, the lights are valued at $84. Anyone with information is asked to contact City of Warren Police or ...

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WarrenDUI. According to Pennsylvania State Police, officers initiated a traffic stop on Market Street on Dec. 18 and encountered a known individual believed to be driving under the influence. During the investigation, police said, the individual was found to be in possession of suspected drugs ...

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Freehold Twp.Crash. A Corry woman was injured in a vehicle-deer crash at 4:10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 24, on Route 6 in Freehold Township. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Shirley M. Yaratch, 79, of Corry, sustained minor injuries after the car she was driving struck a deer. Yaratch lost ...

Defendant’s charge reduced

One defendant has a misdemeanor charge changed to a summary offense during central court preliminary hearings on Wednesday before District Justice Glenn Carlson.Courtney R. Tremblay, Youngsville, pleaded guilty to a summary count of bad checks that had been re-categorized from a criminal docket ...

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ConewangoTwp.DUI. Warren-based state police reported that on Dec. 18 at 1:30 a.m. a known 24-year-old female, Warren, was stopped for a traffic violation and believed to be driving under the influence. During the investigation it was determined that the suspect was in possession of suspected ...

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Brokenstraw Twp.Harassment. Warren-based state police responded to a domestic dispute on Murray Hill Rd. on Dec. 29 at 7 p.m. A non-traffic citation was filed charging Tommy See, 32, Youngsville with harassment against a known 33-year-old victim through District Justice Arthur Zerbe's ...

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WarrenBench warrant. The Warren County Sheriff's Office said on Dec. 21, Holli Ann Hull, 43, Kane, was arrested on a bench warrant for failure to report to prison to commence her sentence. Hull will stand committed in the Warren County Prison, the department said. The Sheriff's Office was ...

Parking garage vandals identified

City of Warren Police have identified the two individuals responsible for recent vandalism to the Clark Street Parking Garage following a Facebook release of the alleged incident.While they have not released names in relation to the incident, police released another Facebook post on Monday ...

Warren man charged with attacking doctor

A Warren man has been charged for attacking his physician while at Warren General Hospital.Joseph H. Thompson, 29, of 510 East St., upstairs apartment, has been charged with aggravated assault by City of Warren Police.Police responded to a panic alarm at the hospital at about 3 p.m. Nov. ...

Old, new commissioners meeting in transition

Warren County's commissioners, old and new, are getting together to talk and prepare for the transition.Those commissioners and soon-to-be commissioners are talking again at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Commissioners' Conference Room at the Warren County Courthouse."These meetings have been informal ...

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WarrenDUI. According to state police, on Dec. 6 at 2:18 a.m., Bridget McPhillips, 24, Warren, was stopped for a traffic violation and determined to be driving under the influence of alcohol. Police said McPhillips was charged with Driving Under the Influence through District Judge Glenn ...

Sheffield woman sentenced to state prison

Judge Maureen Skerda handed down sentences on 19 defendants Friday during Warren County sentence court proceedings.One defendant received a state prison sentence: Crystal L. Lamere, Sheffield, to 15 to 30 months in a state correctional facility - boot camp eligible, a $1,500 fine, $675 in fees, ...

Police seeking vandal suspects

An investigation by City Police is underway into property damage to the Clark Street Parking Garage, caused during the early morning hours of Dec. 13, 2015.According to police, two white males wearing dark clothing entered the southeast stairwell and traveled to the top floor of the parking ...

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ClarendonTheft. Warren-based state police reported that on Dec. 4 or Dec. 5 someone took a green vintage metal chair from a porch belonging to the estate of Samuel R. Notoro. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police or the Warren County Crime Stoppers.Triumph Twp.Criminal ...

Hearing adjourned for double-homicide suspect

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. - A Jamestown man charged in connection to last week's double homicide in the city had his preliminary hearing adjourned Wednesday in Jamestown City Court.Allen P. Witruke, 51, who faces two counts of second-degree murder, will reappear for a preliminary hearing on March ...

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WarrenCrash. City of Warren Police cited Alyssa Sheldon, 20, Warren with careless driving on Wednesday, Dec. 9, following a two car accident on Madison Avenue.Cited. City of Warren Police cited Matthew Porter, 24, and Heather Ruby, 26, both of Warren, for harassment on Dec. 9 after officers ...

Court

Two defendants entered guilty pleas and another two had charges against them withdrawn during Central Court preceedings Wednesday.Entering pleas were:Joshua David Bartlett, 27, Corry, to a summary charge of disorderly conduct.Robyn Means-Smith, 54, Warren, to a summary charge of retail ...

Judge accepts pleas from 19 defendants

Seven defendants entered guilty pleas and 12 defendants entered not guilty pleas on Thursday during arraignment and change of plea proceedings before Judge Gregory Hammond.The following defendants entered guilty pleas: Seth Beckwith, Warren, to counts of possession with two counts of possession ...

Tidioute man enters guilty pleas in court

A Tidioute man busted selling bath salts in Youngsville has pleaded guilty to multiple felony counts.Jolby Alan Yaegle, 32, pleaded guilty to felony possession with intent to deliver, felony criminal use of communication facility and misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance during ...