COURTS

District Judge

Mary Ann Odem, Farrell

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

Gerald A. Barbalaci, 60, Farrell, Farrell police charges of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse involving a person with with mental disability, sexual assault, corruption of minors, indecent assault and indecent exposure held for court.

Patrice Shawntell Pinkins, 41, Sharon, pleaded guilty to Farrell police charges of theft; retail theft charges withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation, fines and court costs and not allowed in Farrell Golden Dawn, 827 Sharon-New Castle Road, Farrell.

Janice Lou States, 43, Meadville; Hermitage police charges of retail theft and conspiracy to commit retail theft held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Michael Alan States, 43, Meadville; Hermitage police charges of retail theft and conspiracy to commit retail theft held for court; released on unsecured bond.