Meadville Tribune

May 11, 2013

Courts and Blotter


Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Vernon Township Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Edwin A. Peelman, 25, of 449 Fairmont Ave., Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Michael Rossi and was bound over to the next term of court on the charge of retail theft. Vernon Township police filed the charge for an incident on April 3. He was released on his own recognizance.



Linesville Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Curas Newsome, 56, of 2003 Wayne St., Erie, waived her right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Rita Marwood and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of corrupt organizations, conspiracy to violate 911b1, 911b2, 911b3, 20 counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver and 20 counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on Oct. 22, 2010, in Meadville. Her bond is set at $100,000 unsecured.

-Albert S. Boyd, 38, of 2003 Wayne St., Erie, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on four counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, four counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance, criminal use of a communication device and criminal conspiracy. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on June 16, 2010, in Meadville. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $5,000 bond.

-Brenda J. Boyd, 64, of 1201 S. Main St., Meadville, waived her right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on eight counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, eight counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance, criminal conspiracy and criminal use of a communication device. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on Nov. 23, 2010, in Meadville. She was placed in Crawford County jail on $5,000 bond.

-William L. Newsome, 65, of 390 Chestnut St., Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on five counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance, five counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance, criminal use of a communication device and criminal conspiracy. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on May 24, 2010, in Meadville. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $5,000 bond.

-Vernard W. Mayo, 46, of 386 Pine St., Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on seven counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, seven counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of a communication device. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on Sept. 15, 2010, in Meadville. He was released on $50,000 unsecured bond.

-Vincent E. Holmes, 29, of 654 E. 26th St., Erie, waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on three counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, two counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance, criminal conspiracy and criminal use of a communication device. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on Oct. 11, 2012, in Erie. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $25,000 bond.

-Danica C. Rowan, 23, of 236 E. 17th St., Erie, waived her right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, intentional possession of a controlled substance and criminal conspiracy. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on July 19, 2012, in Erie. She was released on $50,000 unsecured bond.

-Jean E. Shoop, 52, of 239 Main St., Saegertown, waived her right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the next term of court on charges of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, intentional possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of a communication device. The Attorney General’s office filed the charges for an incident on March 15, 2012, in Saeger-town. She was released on $25,000 unsecured bond.



Crimes

State Police

-A Conneautville man reported a burglary on Route 198 in Summerhill Township between 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. May 8, according to state police. One or more unknown suspects reportedly entered a garage and removed numerous items, including fishing lures, swivels, plugs and bobbers. Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 332-6911.



Crashes

State Police

-An unknown driver struck guide wires to traffic lights while traveling west on Route 322 by Wal-Mart in Vernon Township at 8:45 a.m. May 3. The driver reportedly continued traveling toward Conneaut Lake. The vehicle was described as a large dark red/maroon truck, possibly a Mack, hauling a yellow excavator on a flatbed trailer. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 332-6911.