BENTLEYVILLEBar cited: The operators of Good Times on Tap, 907 Main St., Bentleyville, were charged Monday by the state police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement with furnishing alcohol to a visibly intoxicated person in July.
CALIFORNIATwo charged: Deontae Dupree Smith, 22, of Aliquippa, and Zachary Taylor Hooks, 22, of Freedom, were charged by California police following a report of a fight early Sunday at 414 Green St. Smith allegedly claimed to have a gun and threatened to shoot it. The two were later found when police responded to a disturbance at Vulcan Village. Smith was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins on charges of terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness. He was placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond. Hooks, an offensive lineman on the California University of Pennsylvania football team, will be charged with disorderly conduct.
CANONSBURGWoman groped: A Canonsburg woman told Canonsburg police Sunday night she was groped by a man wearing a white “do-rag,” white tank top and black pants in front of an Euclid Avenue convenience store. She told police she hit him with a grocery bag and ran.
CANTONPFA violation alleged: Brad Linhart, 28, of 187 ½ Maple Ave., Washington, was arrested Saturday by state police for allegedly violating a protection-from-abuse order after he allegedly contacted Nicole Shuba at her Canton home. He was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins and released from Washington County jail Monday after posting $25,000 bond.
CHARTIERSAssault arrest: James G. Megyesy, 45, of 806 Governors Circle, Chartiers, was arrested by township police for allegedly grabbing Tina Weinzen by the hair and arms during an argument at his home Sunday. He was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins on charges of simple assault, disorderly conduct and harassment. He was placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.
DONORATwo arrested: Louis G. Vasquez, 53, of 810 Crest Ave., Monessen, and Kali Rubino, 25, of 811 Meadow Ave., Charleroi, were arrested Thursday night by Donora police after police said they were found in a house at 328 Rear Castner Ave., Donora. Police were notified after the landlord saw lights on inside the building. Rubino was evicted from the home Aug. 11. Police said they also found drug paraphernalia. Both were arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins on charges of criminal trespass and possession of paraphernalia. Both were placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.
EAST FINLEYBurglary arrest: Devin J. Gordon, 19, of 893 Rocky Run Road, West Finley, was arrested by state police on charges of burglary, theft and criminal trespass for allegedly entering the home of Arthur Bird II, 112 Willow Road, East Finley, and stealing $450. He was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins and placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.
McDONALDFraud reported: Terry Tackett of Imperial told McDonald police Sunday he used his credit card at the BP station, 201 W. Lincoln Ave., McDonald, Saturday. He later received a call from his bank informing him his credit card number was used to make two purchases at different locations.
NORTH STRABANEAssault arrest: Holly Wargo, 41, of 131 Latimer Ave., Strabane, was arrested early Saturday by North Strabane police on charges of aggravated assault and harassment for allegedly striking one of two officers called for a domestic dispute at her home. Police said Wargo, who they said was intoxicated, wanted her husband removed from the home. She was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins and placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.
PETERSTheft from vehicle: Someone stole a laptop valued at $500 from an unsecured vehicle parked in the driveway of a home in the 100 block of Jonathan Drive in McMurray Friday. Police took fingerprints.
ROBINSONTheft arrest: Matthew Filicky, 36, of Uniontown, was arrested Sunday on a warrant obtained by McDonald police on charges of theft by deception and receiving stolen property. He is accused of billing more than $3,000 in purchases at three Advance Auto Parts stores in Fayette County to the account of Golden Triangle, 8555 Old Steubenville Pike, Robinson. He was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins and placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.
SOUTH STRABANEThree face charges: Jeremy M. Anesetti, 23, of 538 Hickory Lane, Houston; Sean D. Camp Jr., 23, of 2002 Meadowridge Drive, Washington, and Ryan Lee Duritza, 21, of 301 Mary Lane, North Strabane Township, all face charges for their alleged roles in either stealing items or returning stolen items for gift cards at Walmart, Trinity Point, Aug. 25. All three will be charged with theft by deception, retail theft and conspiracy. Charges will be sent by summons from the office of District Judge Jay Weller.
SPEERSTruck crashes: Jeffrey A. Chismar, 56, of Derry, escaped injury Thursday night when his tanker went up a concrete barrier and rolled on the ramp to Interstate 70 at the Speers interchange. He was charged with accidents involving overturned vehicle, careless driving and failure to stay in his lane.
WASHINGTONAssault charge: Aujah Lynn Wade, 23, of 121 Church St., Washington, was arrested Saturday night by Washington police on charges of simple assault and disorderly conduct after she allegedly hit Angela Waters in the head with an unknown object at 12 E. Prospect St. as Waters tried to get Wade’s dog off her puppy. She was arraigned before District Judge Larry Hopkins and placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.