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Tri County Report For March 22nd, 2019

Tri County Report For March 22nd, 2019

New Castle police have the suspect in a deadly shooting.  Isaiah Angry was arrested yesterday for criminal homicide and other charges.  Detectives say Angry gunned down 32-year-old Todd Walker yesterday morning inside a North Lee Avenue home.  There’s no word yet on a motive. A CONVICTED DRUG DEALER FROM YOUNGSTOWN HAS PLED GUILTY TO CHARGES…

Tri County Report For March 20th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 20th, 2019

An Aliquippa man is headed to prison for the death of a hospital security guard.  John Fletcher entered a no-contest plea to involuntary manslaughter charges last month in the death of 44-year-old Randy Winterrowd.  The victim collapsed during a fight with the 26-year-old at Heritage Valley Beaver’s psychiatric unit in 2017 and died a month…

Tri County Report For March 19th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 19th, 2019

A 29-year-old man is in custody after a deadly shooting outside a New Castle bar over the weekend.  David Williams is accused of shooting 33-year-old Joseph Kelosky in a parking lot near Double D’s Café on East Washington Street early Saturday morning.  Kelosky died at the hospital.  Another person is being treated for a gunshot…

Tri County Report For March 15th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 15th, 2019

The search is underway for the suspect in a kidnapping and stabbing in Lawrence County.  Neshannock Township police say a 20-year-old man was walking along Kenneth Avenue yesterday when he was dragged into a car and stabbed several times before he escaped.  The suspect is a Hispanic man driving a maroon vehicle. State Police in…

Tri County Report For March 14th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 14th, 2019

New Castle City Police report a bullet was found on the floor of a New Castle Area School Bus that was carrying 13 students on the commute home from George Washington Intermediate School on Tuesday .According to the department’s facebook page, police said following their investigation it was determined that there is no evidence of…

Tri County Report For March 12th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 12th, 2019

The suspect in a New Castle convenience store robbery is behind bars.  Kristen Scully was arrested yesterday on robbery and other charges.  Police say Scully held up the Last Minute Mart on Montgomery Avenue last week.  Surveillance camera images helped generate several tips that led to her arrest. The New Castle City Police Department is…

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR MARCH 8TH, 2019

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR MARCH 8TH, 2019

New Castle police are looking for the suspect in a convenience store robbery.  Detectives say the woman held up the Last Minute Mart on Montgomery Avenue this week.  Surveillance videos show a woman standing five-feet-five-inches tall and wearing a teal-colored coat.  A male suspect was apparently driving the getaway car, described as a small blue…

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR MARCH 7TH, 2019

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR MARCH 7TH, 2019

Police in Neshannock Township arrested a Mahoningtown woman after she apparently overdosed while driving her car. The New Castle News reports police found 48 year old April Morella slumped over the wheel of her car last Thursday on Wilmington Road. Police administered two doses of naloxone to revive her. She’ll be charged with driving under…

Tri County Report For March 6th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 6th, 2019

The New Castle News is reporting that a Detroit man was sentenced in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court after pleading guilty to drug charges. 25 year old Darious Lee was sentenced to nine to 23 ½ months in jail by Judge J.Craig Cox. Lee was arrested back in June of last year when police found…

Tri County Report For March 5th, 2019

Tri County Report For March 5th, 2019

State Police in Lawrence County report a two vehicle accident in Wilmington Township. Police said 84 year old Lois Stiefel of New Castle pulled from the intersection of route 158 and route 18 into the path of a vehicle operated by 51 year old Albert McGee of Ellwood City. Stiefel was taken to UPMC Jameson…