Meadville Tribune

May 16, 2008

Police blotters


Meadville Area

Magisterial District Judge

n Kassandra Marie Kategianes, 20, of 344 W. Main Road, Conneaut, Ohio, was bound over to court following a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm on Meadville Police Department charges of harassment and was released on her own recognizance.

n Robert G. Radabaugh, 28, of 662 William St., Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on city police charges of two counts of driving under the influence, first offense, and one summary traffic offense and was released on his own recognizance.

n Donald Paul Guseman Jr., 180 Walker Drive, Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on city police charges of simple assault, harassment, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness for a March 18 incident and was released on his own recognizance.

n Larry Wayne Humes, 41, of 21665 S. Trolley Drive, Venango, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on Meadville police department of theft by deception and bad checks for a Nov. 13, 2007, incident and bad checks for a Nov. 6, 2007, incident and was released on his own recognizance.

n Clark Kenneth Fenchel, 24, of 371 Walnut St., Meadville, was bound over to court following a preliminary hearing on city police charges of two counts of failure to comply with a regulation request and was committed to Crawford County jail, Saegertown, in lieu of $3,000 bail.

n Amy Marie Rotkovecz, 31, of 16975 E. Shaw Road, Meadville, waived her right to a preliminary hearing on city police charges of theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property for a Jan. 22 incident and was released on her own recognizance. She also waived her right to a preliminary hearing on separate charges filed by city police of forgery, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property for a Jan. 28 incident and was released on $2,500 monetary bail.

n Shawn Cornell, 36, of 650 Arden Place, Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on city police charges of criminal trespass, simple assault, harassment and being drunk in a private or public place for a March 28 incident and was released on $2,500 nonmonetary bail.

n Erik Fields, 32, of 11172 Shaw Ave., Meadville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on city police charges of presenting false identification to law enforcement and a summary traffic violation for a Jan. 18 incident and was released on his own recognizance.

n Harold Jay Kerley, 64, of 855 Rolling Meadow Road, Waynesburg, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on city police charges of theft by deception for a Sept. 7, 2007, incident and was committed to county jail in lieu of $5,000 bail.

n Kenneth A. Chess, 22, of 19714 Forest Green, Meadville, pleaded guilty to city police charges of theft by deception for a Feb. 7 incident and paid fines, costs and restitution of $200.



Vernon Township Area

Magisterial District Judge

n Mick N. Stabile, 21, of 998 Catherine St., Meadville, was arraigned on Vernon Township Police Department charges of one count each of possession with intent to deliver, delivery of marijuana, criminal use of a communications facility, possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, and one summary traffic offense, for an incident May 9 and was released on $25,000 unsecured bond. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for May 21.



Linesville Area

Magisterial District Judge

n Larry G. Davis, 39, of 737 County Line St., New Castle, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Rita Marwood on Pennsylvania State Police charges of three counts of driving under the influence and one count of false identification to law enforcement authorities for an incident Feb. 17 and was released on his own recognizance.



Saegertown Area

Magisterial District Judge

n James E. Harvey, 47, of 25536 Sherwood Drive, Cambridge Springs, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Lincoln S. Zilhaver on a Pennsylvania State Police charge of one count of receiving stolen property for an incident March 31 and was recommitted to the Crawford County jail, Saegertown, in lieu of $5,000 bond.