: Police beat April 18

April 17, 2014


Assault arrest: Christine Nicole Wallace-Jolly, 25, of 424 Highfield Ave., Canonsburg, was arrested Wednesday by Canonsburg police on two counts each of aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment and one count of reckless endangerment and criminal mischief. She is accused of cutting a tire on a car driven by Christine Cain as Cain drove off on East Pitt Street March 7. The tire went flat. Wallace-Jolly was arraigned before District Judge David Mark and placed in Washington County jail on $25,000 bond.


Harassment charge: Charity Lloyd, 38, no address available, will be charged with harassment by state police stemming from a confrontation Wednesday with Dana Fox, 45, of Ellsworth, at the Crazy Horse Saloon in Ellsworth. The charge will be sent by summons from the office of District Judge Curtis Thompson.


Retail theft charge: Robyn English, 57, of 138 Church St., Washington, was arrested Wednesday by North Franklin police on a charge of retail theft. She is accused of stealing six bottles of perfume valued at $461 from Macy’s, Washington Crown Center. She was arraigned before District Judge Robert Redlinger and placed in Washington County jail on $5,000 bond.


Vehicles entered: North Strabane police are reminding residents to lock their vehicle doors after several unlocked vehicles were entered late Tuesday and early Wednesday in the Meadowbrook plan. Wallets, purses, credit cards, cash and a digital camera were stolen from vehicles parked off Royal, Meadowbrook and Coachside drives.


Drug charges: Two people will be charged with violating the drug act after police said they found the pair on Arrowhead Trail at 1:30 a.m. Thursday. An officer on patrol discovered an unoccupied vehicle in the parking lot near the Brush Run entrance and reported seeing suspected marijuana residue on the floor and center console. Found on the trail were James Dowd, 22, of 240 LeMoyne Ave., Mt. Lebanon, and Cynthia Marie Kebr, 24, of 983 Redwood Drive, Castle Shannon, police said. Kebr was the operator of the car and reportedly gave consent to search the vehicle, where police said they found a small bag of marijuana in the front door and another small bag in the console. Dowd was found to have a small bowl with suspected marijuana residue, police said. Both will receive summons by mail. Dowd will be charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, and Kebr will be charged with possession of marijuana, police said.


DUI alleged in crash: Anthony James Sessa, 26, of 408 Gameland Road, Claysville, was charged Thursday by Southwest Regional police with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs stemming from a March 27 crash on Route 88 in Union. The charge has been sent by summons from the office of District Judge James Ellis.


Burglary arrest: City police said they charged John D. Donley, 23, of 510 Allison Ave., Washington, with burglary, theft and receiving stolen property after he allegedly broke into 295 Meadow Ave. March 24 and stole 300 feet of copper wire and a heavy-duty extension cord. Donley was arraigned Thursday morning by District Judge Robert Redlinger and taken to Washington County jail on $15,000 bond.

Disorderly conduct: Tanoda Runco, 21, of Eighty Four, was cited for disorderly conduct after Washington police said he was seen pounding on the windows and doors outside the City Mission campus at 84 W. Wheeling St. about 2:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Harassment charge: Robert Strickler, 46, no address, was cited for harassment, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness after Washington police said he was harassing customers outside the Circle K convenience store at 701 W. Chestnut St. shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Fight in parking lot: Washington police said they plan to cite Mark A. Green, 44, of Altoona, with disorderly conduct for a fight with another man in the Walgreens parking lot at 99 Jefferson Ave. about 8 p.m. Wednesday.



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