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POLICE, FIRE

Farrell police

• Elijah Harper, 18, of 838 Park Ave., Farrell, was charged with carrying a firearm without a license, tampering with physical evidence, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at 11:53 p.m. July 29 at 412 Emerson Ave. He had a fully loaded Taurus .38 special without a valid conceal carry permit in his trunk. After his arrest, he took a bag of marijuana and kicked it under the passenger seat of the cruiser to hide it from the officer, police said.

• Kenyon Terrell Chapman, 37, of 916 Norris Ave., Farrell, was charged with false identification to law enforcement during a traffic stop at 10:09 p.m. July 19 at Indiana Avenue and Bond Street after he gave another name and had several warrants for his arrest, including a suspended license.

Hermitage police

• JShawna Ann Thompkins, 22, of 55 Woodrow Court, Sharon, was charged with false identification to law enforcement after a traffic stop at 9:06 a.m. July 28 at Madison Street and Rombold Road after she gave a different name because she had a warrant for retail theft.

• Johnathan Michael Totin, 32, last known address of 327 Canterbury Court, Sharpsville, was charged with theft for taking $6,000 and gold rings worth $3,000 from a home sometime between May 11, 2018, and June 12, 2018, in the 2100 block of Parkdale Avenue.

• Michael W. Lombardo, 54, of 3971 Esther Lane, Hermitage, was charged with assault and harassment at 3:36 p.m. July 19 at home after he poked a woman in the eye causing swelling and grabbed her arm causing bruising, police said. He also threatened the victim.

• Jon A. Gutowski, 58, of 1955 Orangeville Road, Hermitage, was charged with terroristic threats, assault, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness at 9:38 p.m. July 22 at home after he threatened to kill a person while holding a shotgun if they ever walked down the road, police said.

Sharon police

• John Edward Dixon, 61, of 218 Wansack Road, West Middlesex, was charged with resisting arrest and assault at 10:48 p.m. July 22 in the 500 block of East State Street for attempting to hit an officer in the head and pulling his wrist, police said.

State police

• Raleigh Joe Thompson, 33, of 7979 Lamor Road, Mercer, was charged at 7:30 p.m. in the sub-100 block of West State Street after being arrested on a felony warrant, police said. Police found seven grams of crack cocaine and 1.5 grams of possible heroin.

• William J. Burns, 32, of 1012 Rose Ave., New Castle, at 7:02 a.m. July 3 in the 100 block of East State Street was charged with attempted burglary for trying to enter a closed business after hours by trying to force open a window, police said.

COURTS

District Judge

Mary Ann Odem, Farrell

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

• Joy A. Howell, 43, of Farrell; Farrell police charges of retail theft and assault held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond.

• Takeeka Mae Brooks, 32, of Farrell; Farrell police charges of forgery, theft of property and theft by unlawful taking waived for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Kami Lynne Parker, 31, of Erie; Hermitage police charges of driving under the influence, driving under the influence highest rate of blood alcohol and a driving violation held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Brad Campbell, 40, of Hermitage; Farrell police charges of fleeing or attempting to elude officer, driving under the influence, possession of drug paraphernalia and three traffic violations held for court.

• Frank Zebulon Ballew, 46, of Farrell; Farrell police charges of aggravated assault, retail theft, terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond.

• Margaret K. Kane, 64, of Pulaski; Hermitage police charges of aggravated assault, resisting arrest, fleeing or attempting to elude officer and two traffic violations held for court; driving under the influence of a controlled substance and a traffic violation withdrawn; taken to Mercer County Jail and posted bond two days later.

• Niya D. Dean, 53, of Farrell; Farrell police charges of unauthorized use of access device, theft and receiving stolen property held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• John Luis Baez, 26, of Bronx, N.Y.; Hermitage police charges of theft by unlawful taking, theft by deception and identity theft held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail and posted bond 12 days later.

• Holly Jean Miller, 42, of New Castle; Hermitage police charges of driving under the influence and traffic violations held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Jenny R. Espy, 44, of Masury, Ohio; Hermitage police charge of theft held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Leslie Ann Damore, 35, of Farrell; Hermitage police charge of retail theft held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Anthony D. Scott, 48, of Farrell; Farrell police charges of aggravated assault, fleeing or attempting to elude officer, driving under the influence, resisting arrest, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and two traffic violations waived for court.

• Jasmin Janea Pleasant, 27, of Hermitage; Hermitage police charges of aggravated assault and simple assault waived for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Brooke L. McCullough, 46, of Sharon; Hermitage police charge of driving under the influence of a controlled substance held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Jonathan Allen Muszik, 26, of Hermitage; Hermitage police charges of driving under the influence, driving under the influence at highest rate of blood alcohol and four traffic violations held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Larry Marquise Weathersby, 23, of Struthers, Ohio; Hermitage police charges of retail theft and theft by deception held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Marcus Anthony Hull II, 26, of Brookfield, Ohio; Hermitage police charges of burglary, theft and conspiracy waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond.

• Exzabria Honey Sheri Harrison, 41, of Sharon; Hermitage police charge of theft from a motor vehicle held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Timothy T. Cornelius, 53, of Sharon; Hermitage police charges of retail theft and a traffic violation held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Nancy L. Sankey, 49, of Hubbard, Ohio; Hermitage police charges of endangering the welfare of children, possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Ronald Jordan Brady, 24, of Hermitage; Hermitage police charges of burglary waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond.

• Vincent Charles Shaffer, 30, of Hermitage; Hermitage police charge of retail theft held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for failing to post bond.

• Saquan Lamar Baldwin, 28, of Farrell, pleaded guilty to a Farrell police charge of disorderly conduct; flight to avoid apprehension charge withdrawn; sentenced to on year probation, $100 fine and court costs.

• Thomas Edward McWhorter III, 24, of Hermitage, pleaded guilty to Farrell police charge of disorderly conduct; theft, receiving stolen property and harassment withdrawn; sentenced to one year probation; $100 fine and court costs.

• Robert Dontai Russell, 35, of Farrell, pleaded guilty to Farrell police charge of criminal mischief; simple assault, reckless endangerment and terroristic threats charges withdrawn; sentenced to one year probation; no contact with victims, $100 fine and court costs.

• Richard Joseph Boggs, 22, of New Castle; Hermitage police charge of retail theft held for court; released on unsecured bail.

• Thomas Alan Dale, 39, of Sharon, pleaded guilty to Hermitage police charge of possession of drug paraphernalia; possession of marijuana and a traffic violation withdrawn; sentenced to $100 fine and court costs.

EDITOR’S NOTE: These reports are taken from police files and do not indicate guilt or innocence.

NOTE: This article has been edited to remove an outdated court record.

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