Vernon Township Area
Magisterial District Judge
-Dakota D. Dunlevy, 22, of 1131 Pennsylvania Ave., Monaca, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Michael Rossi and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of burglary, theft by unlawful taking and criminal mischief. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on May 19, 2013 in East Fairfield Township. He was released on $10,000 unsecured bond.
-Mark O. Ribb, 53, of 18087 Ackerman Drive, Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence. Vernon Township police filed the charges for an incident on April 20. He was released on his own recognizance.
-Linda Stanley, 65, of Cambridge Springs, was entering Route 322 in Vernon Township when she failed to yield right of way to driver Richard Jamison of Cochranton, traveling east on Route 322 at 12:50 p.m. June 3, according to state police. The vehicles reportedly collided. No injuries were reported.
-Amanda M. Fox, 33, of Jamestown, allegedly crashed her vehicle on Westford Road in South Shenango Township and fled the scene at 10:20 a.m. June 4, according to state police. DUI charges pending.
-Richard P. Philliops, 39, address unlisted, was traveling north on Route 98 just south of Route 198 when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a guardrail at 2:30 p.m. June 5, according to state police. He was airlifted to an undisclosed location for injuries of unknown severity. The investigation continues. Meadville Ambulance and Hayfield fire department assisted on scene.
-Pennsylvania State Police reported a theft on Williams Road in Hayfield Township at 1:42 p.m. June 4. One or more unknown suspects reportedly took multiple items from a residence. The investigation continues.
-William E. Johnson, age unlisted, of Guys Mills, was accused of making false reports to law enforcement for an alleged incident on John Broan Road in Richmond Township at 4:21 p.m. June 4, according to state police. He reportedly made false claims about his wife’s brother taking a motor vehicle without his permission.
-Pennsylvania State Police reported a theft by unlawful taking on Main Street in Saegertown between 5 p.m. May 30 and 12 p.m. June 1. An unknown suspect reportedly stole a winch from another individual and took it to Lincoln Recycling.
-Pennsylvania State Police reported harassment for an alleged physical altercation on Jay Road in Troy Township at 11 p.m. June 6.
-Michael Lynn, 50, of Cochranton, was accused of fraud for alleged incidents on Lynn Lane in Canal Township, Venango County between May 7 and May 16, according to state police. He reportedly stole a credit card and made several fraudulent transactions.
-Francis S. Price, 42, of Guys Mills, was accused of disorderly conduct for an incident on Dingman Road in Troy Township at 12:15 p.m. May 28, according to state police. He reportedly attempted to run a person off the roadway with his ATV.