Meadville Tribune

March 2, 2014

Courts & Police


Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Titusville Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Peter R. Hackett, 54, of Centerville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Amy Nicols and was bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence and three summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 18 in Oil Creek Township. He was released on his own recognizance.

-Benjamin D. Jones, 31, of Union City, was held for a preliminary hearing and bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence, resisting arrest and seven summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Sept. 28 in Bloomfield Township. He was released on his own recognizance.

-Colby A. Vanderhoof, 21, of Townville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of fleeing or attempting to elude officer and four summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Dec. 7 in Bloomfield Township. He was released on his own recognizance.



Meadville Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Terrill A. Lindsey, 19, of 414 Pine St., Meadville, was held for a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm and bound over to the next term of court on charges of theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and criminal conspiracy. Meadville police filed the charges for an incident on Dec. 26. He was released on nonmonetary bond with conditions.

-Christopher M. Kantola, 41, of 611 Park Ave., Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on the charge of simple assault and two summary charges. Meadville police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 25. He was released on $20,000 bond with conditions.

-Joseph P. Gregory, 18, of 714 E. 13th St., Erie, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property. Meadville police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 5. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $35,000 bond.



Linesville Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Nora J. Kerstetter, 31, of 13040 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake, waived her right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Rita Marwood and was bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence and three summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Dec. 29 in North Shenango Township. She was released on her own recognizance.

-Raymond C. McCormick, 58, of 219 Logan Drive, Conneautville, 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 and three summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 18 in Summerhill Township. He was released on his own recognizance.

-Angela K. Miller, 21, of 1760 Seminole Road, Westford, waived her right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence and four summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 22 in East Fallowfield Township. She was released on her own recognizance.

-Zachary S. Glaspy, 18, of 111 Oak St., Springboro, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of possession of marijuana and use/possession of drug paraphernalia. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Nov. 23 in Spring Township. He was released on his own recognizance.

-Thurman F. Lambert, 54, of 3851 Mohawk Trail, Espyville, was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm for Judge Rita Marwood and bound over to the next term of court on two counts of simple assault and one summary charge. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Feb. 23 in North Shenango Township. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $10,000 bond.

-Milan Bulich Jr., 48, of 3851 Mohawk Trail, Espyville, was arraigned and bound over to the next term of court on charges of terroristic threats, simple assault and one summary charge. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Feb. 23 in North Shenango Township. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $10,000 bond.

-Shane A. Maynard, 27, of 10607 Jerry Lee Drive, Espyville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of criminal conspiracy, corruption of minors, concealment of whereabouts of child, interference with custody of children, furnishing authorities with information without knowledge and disorderly conduct. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Dec. 12 in South Shenango Township. He was released from Crawford County jail on $2,500 bond.

-Mariah K. Turk, 21, of 10607 Jerry Lee Drive, Espyville, waived her right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of concealment of whereabouts of child, interference with custody of children, criminal conspiracy, corruption of minors, furnishing authorities with information without knowledge and disorderly conduct. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Dec. 12 in South Shenango Township. She was released from Crawford County jail on $2,500 bond.

-John P. Shaw, 47, of 10976 Harmonsburg Road, Harmonsburg, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on the charge of driving under the influence and two summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 15 in Summit Township. He was releasd on his own recognizance.



Vernon Township Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Megan M. Powers, 25, of 2000 Meadowland Drive, Meadville, waived her right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Michael Rossi and was bound over to the next term of court on two counts of false reports. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Oct. 25 in Vernon Township. She was released on her own recognizance.

-Anthony W. Moore, 29, of 796 Water St., Meadville, was held for a preliminary hearing and bound over to the next term of court on charges of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, criminal use of a communication device and use/possession of drug paraphernalia. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Oct. 17 in Meadville. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $10,000 bond.



Crashes

State Police

-An unknown driver lost control of a vehicle while traveling east on Route 322 in West Shenango Township at 2:45 a.m. Feb. 25, according to state police. The vehicle reportedly left the roadway, turned onto its side and struck a tree. The driver fled the crash, police said. The investigation continues.

-Meghan Wickert, 34, of Saegertown, was traveling east on Route 198 in Hayfield Township when her vehicle left the roadway and impacted a tree at 12:30 a.m. Feb. 26, according to state police. She and a 10-year-old passenger were reportedly transported to Meadville Medical Center for minor injuries. Hayfield VFD assisted on scene.

-Nicholas M. Lindsey, 21, of Titusville, was traveling south on Route 98 in Hayfield Township when his vehicle left the roadway at 7:18 a.m. Feb. 27, according to state police. His vehicle reportedly traveled up an embankment, rolled onto its roof, traveled up another embankment and struck a tree with the passenger’s side headlight. The vehicle then rolled back onto its wheels, police said. No injuries were reported.



Crimes

State Police

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a theft on South Hickernell Road in Spring Township between 7 a.m. Feb. 21 and 11 a.m. Feb. 25. One or more unknown suspects reportedly removed approximately 100 gallons of fuel oil from a property and fled the scene in an unknown direction.

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a theft of a motor vehicle on Stauffer Road in West Mead Township between 8:30 p.m. Feb. 25 and 6:30 a.m. Feb. 26. One or more unknown suspects reportedly removed a silver 2005 GMC Envoy with state registration GRR1668 from a residence, drove west on Stauffer Road, then traveled in an unknown direction. The vehicle was unlocked with the keys in the center console cup holder, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call state police, Meadville barracks at 332-6911.

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a criminal trespass on Maple Lane in South Shenango Township between 11:15 a.m. and 12 p.m. Feb. 23. One or more unknown suspects reportedly broke into a residence. Anyone with information is asked to call state police, Meadville barracks at 332-6911.

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a burglary on Leach Road in North Shenango Township between 7:30 and 10:30 a.m. Feb. 22. One or more unknown suspects reportedly gained entry to a property and stole several items, including a Samsung tablet, two cellphones, various pieces of jewelry and a lock box. Anyone with information is asked to call state police, Meadville barracks.

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a case of harassment on Mook Road in Saegertown at 12:45 p.m. Feb. 25. Two 15-year-old males reportedly engaged in a physical altercation at Saegertown Junior-Senior High School.

-Florabelle Johnson, 88, of Centerville, was accused of harassment for alleged incidents on Newton Town Road in Troy Township at various times between Feb. 25, 2013, and Feb. 25, 2014, according to state police. She reportedly called a woman repeatedly and left numerous voicemails over the past year despite warnings from the recipient and police to stop.

-Amber Ruth, 18, of Titusville, was accused of harassment for an alleged physical altercation on Derose Boulevard in Oil Creek Township at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 27, according to state police.

-Pennsylvania State Police reported criminal mischief on Route 6 in Conneaut Township between 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27 and 7:15 a.m. Feb. 28. One or more unknown suspects reportedly broke the passenger’s side window of a vehicle. The investigation continues.