The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

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August 21, 2013

Police, Fire from Aug. 21, 2013

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• Edward E. Carson IV, 19, of Chardon, Ohio, was charged with underage drinking, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia after police said they discovered a bag of marijuana in his vehicle as he entered a checkpoint at Yankee Lake Truck Night, 1814 state Route 7. He was charged at 7:36 p.m. Friday.

• Police arrested two men from Chardon, Ohio, on charges of underage drinking during Yankee Lake Truck Night, 1814 state Route 7. Police said Stephen J. Strauser, 20, and Jake M. Boncha, 20, were charged at 9:20 p.m. Friday, police said.

• Police arrested a mother and her daughter during an incident early Saturday morning in the 1000 block of Charles Street in Masury, after responding to a complaint about the pair being on the resident’s property.

Police said when they arrived the resident was holding down Renee Shank, 57, of 1018 Negley St., Farrell, and found a large butcher knife in the console of her vehicle, along with two other knives and a bag of marijuana. She was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Her daughter, Samantha Shank, 22, of 967 Fabian Way, Sharon, was charged with criminal trespass and disorderly conduct after she kept returning to the property when police asked her to leave.

• Casey L. Ondich, 25, of 414 Bedford Road, was charged with passing bad checks after police said she wrote four checks in four days to a grocery store in the 7000 block of Warren-Sharon Road. The checks, totaling $619, were returned for insufficient funds or written on bank accounts that had been closed, police said.

Grove City

• About 200 Vicodin pills were stolen between mid-July and Thursday from the 400 block of Hillcrest Avenue, police said.

• The mail slot of a door was removed from a home in the 300 block of Elm Street, said police, who received the report Thursday.

• A 13-year-old boy was charged with a summary violation for transmitting sexually explicit images of himself to another minor in May, police said.


• A 90-year-old woman was injured when she was hit by a car Monday in the Hermitage Hills Plaza parking lot.

Alice Kukol, 821 Service Ave., Sharon, was flown to a regional hospital. Voicemail messages left with the hospital Tuesday seeking her condition were not returned.

Kukol was walking across the main travel way in front of Goodwill at about 11:55 a.m. when she was hit by a car driven by Linda Paolucci, 43, of 139 S. Maysville Road, Pymatuning Township, police said.

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