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TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR JANUARY 21ST, 2022

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR JANUARY 21ST, 2022

A former New Castle man was sentenced in federal court yesterday for cocaine trafficking. 32 year old Dante Calhoun was given two concurrent sentences, both for 18 months in prison. Upon release, Calhoun will be placed on supervised release for a period of six years. In 2018 the Drug Enforcement Agency conducted an investigation of…

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR JANUARY 20TH, 2022

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR JANUARY 20TH, 2022

A witness to a Tuesday night shooting outside a Butler County mall says the incident is one of self-defense.  Twenty-four-year-old Carlos Carril is facing attempted homicide and aggravated assaulted charges for the Tuesday night shooting outside the Clearview Mall that left three people injured.  The witness says that she and another woman were in a…

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR JANUARY 19TH, 2022

TRI COUNTY REPORT FOR JANUARY 19TH, 2022

An accused shooter in a triple homicide in New Castle pleaded guilty yesterday in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court. The New Castle News reports 23 year old Anthony Cooper formerly of Detroit is one of two suspects charged in a triple homicide October 16th of , 2018, that resulted in the deaths of Nichole Pumphrey…