FARRELL – Dana L. Haynes had a hard time getting up from his seat at the defendant’s table in District Judge Ronald Antos’ Farrell courtroom on Sunday.

FARRELL – Two shootings in Farrell in as many days involved “two groups of individuals,” according to Farrell police detective Sgt. Charles “Chuck” P. Rubano.

SHARON – Police are looking for a man they say robbed a PNC Bank branch late Friday morning in downtown Sharon, prompting a 2½-hour lockdown of Sharon schools.

  • By T.L. MILLER Herald Staff Writer

FARRELL – Law enforcement is seeking the public’s help after a shooting sent one person to the hospital on Thursday.

MERCER – Local criminal defense attorneys said there is a lot of interest in a new law that allows judges to seal some non-violent criminal records, and could provide past defendants a clean slate to find work and function normally in society.

HERMITAGE – Three men were arrested Tuesday after Hermitage detectives served a search warrant on a home as a result of information received about drug activity at a residence.

MERCER – A Mercer County jury on Friday found Glavin J. Ivy guilty of rape and other counts associated with the alleged Nov. 18, 2014, assault of a woman in the city.

EAST LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP – Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for an arson to a vacant home on Nov. 14, police said.

  • By JOE PINCHOT Herald Staff Writer

FARRELL – A Farrell man is in jail, held on $100,000 bond, for allegedly kicking a Farrell policeman during a traffic stop.

MERCER – A Hermitage man pleaded guilty recently to two counts of invasion of privacy for making “upskirt videos” of two women in Hermitage department stores.

State police Troop D, which covers Butler, Beaver, Armstrong, Lawrence and Mercer counties will be conducting additional enforcement activities for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend from Wednesday through Nov. 23.

MERCER – Charges brought against a former Jamestown man in the past week for seven burglaries were waived to Mercer County Court of Common Pleas, along with new charges out of Hempfield and Greenville.

STONEBORO – State police said they are asking for help in finding Andrew T. Delucia Jr., who is wanted in connection with the discovery of a methamphetamine lab in his apartment Oct. 18 in Stoneboro.

JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP – An 85-year-old Jefferson Township man believed to be out getting his newspaper was struck and killed by a car Tuesday morning, township Police Chief Jeff Lockard said.

MERCER – A former Jamestown man who has pleaded guilty to six counts of burglary covering 13 break-ins in Mercer and Venango counties has been charged with seven more.

HERMITAGE – A Sharon man told police he felt so strongly about shooting his Walmart co-worker that he tracked him down in the store, firing “with the intent of killing him” after what he said were threats and comments related to his announcement that he had decided to transition from a man t…

HERMITAGE — An employee of the Hermitage Walmart Supercenter was shot multiple times inside the store Thursday night, and the alleged shooter is in custody, Hermitage police Chief Eric Jewell said.

MERCER – This year's run up to the Nov. 8 general election has been one of the busiest for the Mercer County Office of Registration and Election in recent memory.

MERCER – A Shenango Township man convicted of two sex offenses was paroled Friday for having served the minimum of his 11½- to 23-month jail sentence.

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