COURTS

Sharon Judge

Dennis M. Songer, Sharon

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

Preston Lamar Hines, 30, of 840 Ravine Place, Sharon; Sharon police charges of aggravated assault, resisting arrest, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond.

Russell F. Husband, 40, of 611 Ballpark Road, Sharpsville; Sharon police charges of burglary and theft waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail and posted bond five days later.

Justin Robert Hile, 31, of 1438 Mercer Grove City Road, Mercer; Sharon police charges of strangulation, simple assault and criminal mischief waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond