Simple assault. Warren City police said they issued a citation to Robert T. Wingard Jr., 9 Elm St., Apt. B, and took him into custody on Monday after an incident that occurred at his residence at 5:05 on Jan. 21. Police said Wingard attempted to cause serious bodily injury to a known female by grabbing her by the throat and throwing her into walls and onto the floor.
Theft. Warren City police reported that at 6:24 p.m. on Jan. 21, Robert T. Wingard Jr., 9 Elm St., Apt. B, took a vehicle belonging to Michael Olson, Warren, without his permission and crashed the vehicle into a parked vehicle belonging to Daniel P. Cramer, Warren. Police said at the time of the accident Wingard did not have a valid drivers license, was driving without headlights on and had not cleaned the windshield off. Wingard also provided false information to a law enforcement officer. Police took Wingard into custody on Monday and charged him with theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, hindering apprehension or prosecution, reckless driving, careless driving, accidents involving damage to unattended vehicle or property, general lighting requirements, obstruction on front windshield and drivers required to be licensed.
Domestic violence/harassment. Warren-based state police reported that at 8:45 p.m. on Jan. 17, Tommaso Clemente, 32, Warren, was involved in an incident of domestic violence with a known female while at the Holly Apartments on Conewango Ave. Police said the female was subjected to physical contact. Police said they are charging Clemente with harassment.
Hit and run. Warren-based state police reported that at 10:05 p.m. Monday a blue vehicle struck a Dodge Nitro SUV owned by Nicole Rater, which was legally parked at 5 Moore Dr., and then left the scene. Police said they later located the hit and run vehicle, which was identified as a Warren taxi cab. The driver was identified as Jack D. Larson, Warren. Police said they are charging Larson with accidents involving damage to unattended vehicles.
Theft. Warren-based state police reported that on Monday between 4 and 5 p.m. two unknown white males were observed removing items from the property of Frances McMillen, 105 Stillson Hill Rd. The males left the scene in a white pick-up truck with an unknown New York State registration. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police or Warren County Crime Stoppers.
Theft. Warren-based state police reported that between Oct. 1, 2011 and Jan. 6, 2012, someone removed numerous township road signs from several township roads. The value of the property stolen is $300. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police or Warren County Crime Stoppers.