Man Assaults Nurses and Peace Officers
31 year old Justin Lagarenne allegedly attempted to assault state police troopers and a guard at Venango County jail while being remitted for charges of aggravated assault of nurses and staff at a medical facility. Lagarenne was seated on a prisoner bench while troopers were filling out intake paperwork with a guard and allegedly rushed toward the three men, swinging his fists and trying to harm the officers. He was put down using pepper spray and restraints and now faces 5 total charges of aggravated assault.
Meadville Public Library Used Book Sale
The Meadville Public Library will be holding its annual Fall Used Book Sale from Thursday November 7th to Saturday November 9th. The sale will be held in the President’s Room of the Helene Barco-Duratz Center on Chestnut Street. The hours are 4 to 8PM Thursday, 9:30AM to 5PM Friday, and 9:30AM to 2:30PM Saturday. For more information please contact Mary Lee Minnis at (814)336-1773