Meadville Tribune

May 19, 2013

Courts and Blotter


Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Saegertown Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Joshua L. Klingensmith, 24, of Meadville, was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Lincoln Zilhaver and bound over to the next term of court on charges of theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and unauthorized use of motor/other vehicles. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Jan. 24 in Woodcock Township. He was placed in the Crawford County jail on $30,000 bond.

-Amber L. Snyder, 21, of Saegertown, was held for a preliminary hearing and bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence and one summary charge. State police filed the charges for an incident on April 19 in Venango. She was released on her own recognizance.



Meadville Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Malissa A. Riley, 24, of 19782 Forest Green Drive, Meadville, waived her right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm and was bound over to the next term of court on the charge  of theft of services. West Mead Township police filed the charges for an incident on Oct. 1, 2012. She was released on her own recognizance.



Vernon Township Area

Magisterial District Judge

-James S. Cavanaugh, 47, of 204 North 4th St., Duquesne, 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 failure to comply with registration of sexual offenders requirements. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charge for an incident on Oct. 14, 2008, in Vernon Township. His bond is set at $20,000.



Linesville Area

Magisterial District Judge

-Alexander B. McPherson, 19, of 423 Penn St., Linesville, was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm for Judge Rita Marwood and bound over to the next term of court on the charge of simple assault and two summary charges. Linesville police filed the charges for an incident on May 15. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $2,500 bond.

-Jason P. Fry, 36, of 25528 North Beaver Road, Springboro, was arraigned and bound over to the next term of court on the charge of criminal conspiracy. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charge for an incident on May 13 in Summerhill Township. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $75,000 bond.

-Stacy L. Jenkins, 19, of 423 Penn St., Linesville, was arraigned and bound over to the next term of court on the charge of simple assault and two summary charges. Lines-ville police filed the charges for an incident on May 15. She was placed in Crawford County jail on $2,500 bond.



Crashes

State Police

-Mary C. Radnich, 58, of Meadville, was traveling north on Park Avenue Extension in Woodcock Township when she negotiated a left curve and left the roadway at an unknown time May 14, according to state police. She reportedly hit a mailbox and an embankment with the front passenger side of her vehicle. The vehicle then overturned onto its roof and slid across both lanes, coming to a rest facing south, police said. She was transported by ambulance to Meadville Medical Center for moderate injuries. West Mead Depart-ment No. 2 Volunteer Fire Department assisted on scene.

-An unidentified driver lost control of a vehicle while traveling south on Wolf Road in East Mead Township at 4:40 a.m. May 14, according to state police. The driver reportedly slid through the intersection with Plank Road and struck an embankment before hitting a tree south of Plank Road. The vehicle was towed from the scene and the driver sustained moderate injuries, police said. The driver was taken by ambulance to Meadville Medical Center.

-Buck A. Willey, 37, of Edinboro, was stopped at the intersection of routes 285 and 19 in Greenwood Township when he pulled his vehicle out from the light headed east and struck driver Kimberly Seeley of Conneaut Lake at an unknown time May 15, according to state police. Seeley was reportedly traveling south on Route 19. No injuries were reported. Seeley’s vehicle received disabling damage and was towed from the scene, police said.

-Martin R. Zalonis, 68, of Meadville, was stopped at the intersection of Creveling Road and Route 322 in East Fairfield Township when he pulled into the path of driver Bryan Moore of Carlton at 8:10 p.m. May 15, according to state police. Zalonis reportedly struck Moore’s vehicle in the passenger side, causing it to spin and travel into a ditch. No injuries were reported.

-Pamela B. Wills, 43, of Meadville, was traveling east on Route 322 in East Fairfield Township when she failed to observe driver John S. Moutsos of Cochranton, stopped at the intersection with McCrack-en Road and impacted the rear of his vehicle at 3:35 p.m. May 15, according to police. No injuries were reported.

-There were no injuries in a one-car crash on Linesville-Harstown Road in North Shenango Township at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday. Cheyenne S. Egger, 18, of Adamsville was driving south on the road when her car failed to negotiate a curve. The auto went off the road and into a ditch. Egger and two passengers, Michael B. Christie, 18, of Hartstown and Colton J. Egger, 16, of Adamsville, all were wearing seat belts and weren’t injured. North Shenango Volunteer Fire Department and Conneaut Lake Area Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.



Crimes

State Police

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a case of harassment involving an alleged physical altercation on Tattle Street in Rockdale Township at approximately 8:20 p.m. May 13. A known juvenile male reportedly struck a female juvenile in the back with a large stick causing minor injury.

-A 29-year-old Conneautville man reported a theft on Strawberry Alley in Conneautville between 7:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. May 15, according to state police. An unknown suspect reportedly entered a residence and stole several items, including a laptop computer, a bottle of rum, jewelry, collectable coins, cigarettes and a knife. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 332-6911.

-Jordan D. Suddeath, 21, of Saegertown, was accused of harassment for an alleged physical altercation on Ash Drive in Hayfield Township at 10:25 p.m. May 15, according to state police. Suddeath reportedly pushed a 49-year-old woman, causing her to fall and strike her head on a table, then punched a 39-year-old man who attempted to restrain him.

-The Lake Edinboro Sportsman’s Club on Hecker Road in Cussewago Township was burglarized between 5 p.m. Monday and 6 p.m. Tuesday. Someone entered the building by breaking a window and crawling through. Once inside, a door inside the club was knocked off  its hinges and approximately $15 was taken from the club.