Meadville Tribune

September 6, 2013

Blotter 9/6


Meadville Tribune

— Titusville Area

Magisterial District Judge

- Henry J. McGuire, 31, of Mill Village, was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm for Judge Amy Nicols and bound over to the next term of court on charges of simple assault, endangering the welfare of children and two summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Aug. 26 in Hydetown. His bond is set as nonmonetary.

Crimes

State Police

- Pennsylvania State Police reported a case of criminal mischief on North 1st Street extension in South Shenango Township at 11:45 a.m. Aug. 26. One or more unknown suspects reportedly removed a mailbox from its post.

- Pennsylvania State Police reported a case of simple assault and child endangerment on Lake View Drive in Conneaut Township at 9 p.m. Aug. 26. A suspect reportedly engaged a 25-year-old woman in a physical altercation where four young children were present.

- Pennsylvania State Police reported a retail theft on Hydetown Road in Oil Creek Township between 5:30 and 6 p.m. Aug. 27. A female suspect, possibly between 20 and 30 years old, reportedly took a DVD player from Wal-Mart.

Crashes

State Police

- Michael A. Stearns, 44, of Cooperstown, was traveling north on LeBoeuf Trail in Troy Township when his vehicle lost traction on a newly graded and filled roadway at 6:10 a.m. Aug. 26, according to state police. The vehicle reportedly left the roadway and rolled over. No injuries were reported.

- Dawn Gabel, age unlisted, of Albion, was traveling north on Route 18 in Spring Township when she failed to avoid a cyclist attempting to cross the roadway at 5:45 p.m. Aug. 28, according to state police. Her vehicle reportedly struck the cyclist with the driver side mirror. The cyclist sustained minor injuries, police said.

Meadville Area

Magisterial District Judge

- Jerome W. Jones, 57, address unlisted, was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge William Chisholm and bound over to the next term of court on four counts of manufacture/delivery/possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver, two counts of intentional possession of a controlled substance and two counts of criminal use of a communication device. Meadville police filed the charges for incidents on Feb. 28 and March 12. He was placed in Crawford County jail on $10,000 bond.