- According to the police report, on Nov. 30 around 2:25 a.m., officers responded to an accident at the intersection of Pershing Street and Madison Avenue. A vehicle had struck the rear of a legally parked car. Both vehicles suffered moderate damage, but there were no serious human injuries. Investigating officers talked to the driver and passenger of the offending vehicle. Both were 15-year old females and appeared to be intoxicated. According to police, the driver will probably be charged with a DUI and driving without a license and both will probably be charged with underage drinking. Formal charges will be filed through the juvenile court system.
Tenant Charged with Theft Arrested
- David Robertson, charged with stealing and selling almost $3000 worth of inventory from his landlord, was transferred to the Lawrence County Jail this week. According to the police report, officers arrested Robertson, 34, of Ellwood City, and District Magistrate Jerry Cartwright committed him to the county jail at a bond of $25,000.