On The Record
Perjury/false swearing. Warren-based state police said at 10 a.m. on Jan. 22 at a traffic hearing Adrian C. Jewell, 45, Pittsfield, perjured himself under oath. Police said he was arraigned before District Justice Glenn Carlson on charges of perjury and false swearing.
Cherry Grove Twp.
Burglary. Warren-based state police investigated a burglary which occurred between 5 p.m. on Jan. 23 and 1 p.m. on Jan. 24, in the area of Cherry Grove Road. According to police, someone broke the padlock on the door of a workshop belonging to Robert Goldthwaite, 28, and stole a Hobart mig welder, a gas tank, a self-darkening welding helmet, a Husqvarna 450 Rancher chainsaw, one can of gasoline and a jug of oil, with a total estimated value of $1,625. Anyone with information is asked to call the state police or Crime Stoppers.
Harassment. Warren-based state police investigated an incident of harassment which occurred at 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 23 at Warren State Hospital’s Center Building. According to police, a known female patient assaulted two known female employees, causing injury. Charges of harassment were filed through District Justice Laura Bauer’s office.
Harassment. Warren-based state police investigated an incident of harassment which occurred at 2:05 p.m. on Jan 23 at Warren State Hospital’s Center Building. According to police, a known female patient assaulted a known female employee, causing injury. Charges of harassment were filed through District Justice Laura Bauer’s office.
Accident. Warren-based state police responded to a one-vehicle accident at 2:18 p.m. Jan. 26 on Route 6, 1,329 feet east of Scientific Road in Starbrick. According to police, Michael Knapp, 41, Irvine, was westbound on Route 6 and was in the left lane, attempting to pass another vehicle when he lost control of his 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt when negotiating a left-hand curve. Police said Knapp’s vehicle spun clockwise and traveled off the north side of the road, striking an embankment with the rear of the vehicle. Knapp’s vehicle then overturned and came to rest on its roof. Police said Knapp was charged with safe speed. Starbrick volunteer firefighters assisted at the scene.
Hit and run. Conewango Township police said an unidentified vehicle was northbound on Market Street at approximately 9 a.m. Jan. 24 when it crossed over the median striking several medial markers and a road sign, then turned into the southbound lanes and fled south toward the City of Warren. Police said the vehicle is dark green and missing parts of the fender. Anyone with information is asked to contact the township police at 726-072.
Harassment. Warren-based state police said Danielle Coudriet, a patient at Warren State Hospital, was charged with two counts of harassment following an incident at 8:20 a.m. Jan. 24 at WSH’s Center Building. According to police, Coudriet assaulted two female staff members, scratching both victims. Police said charges were filed through District Justice Laura Bauer’s office.
DUI. Warren-based state police reported that at 8:41 p.m. on Jan 23 in the area of Wilson Road and its intersection with Lanning Hill Road Scott Simmons, 36, Warren, failed to stop at a stop sign and drove off the roadway, and his vehicle became stuck in the snow. Police said Simmons was found to be under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested for DUI. Charges are pending.
Crash. Warren-based state police responded to a one-vehicle accident at 6:20 p.m. Jan. 25 on Route 957 west of Fairbanks Road. According to police, Joe Travis was westbound on Route 957 and an unidentified eastbound vehicle forced Travis to move over so the two vehicles could pass. Police said Travis’ vehicle dropped onto the berm during the pass; he lost control trying to bring his vehicle back onto the road, crossed the eastbound lane and struck a ditch. Police said the other vehicle continued without stopping.
Accident. Warren-based state police responded to a one-vehicle accident at 12:30 a.m. Jan. 25 on Fifth Avenue Ext., approximately one-tenth of a mile west of Allen Lane. According to police, Theresa Moore, 46, Warren, was eastbound on Fifth Avenue Ext. when she lost control of her 2001 Dodge Intrepid while rounding a right-hand curve, crossed the westbound lane and went off the westbound berm. Police said her vehicle continued down an embankment and struck a tree. Police said Moore was cited for safe speed.
Accident. Warren-based state police responded to a one-vehicle accident at 6 a.m. Jan. 26 on Page Hollow Road, north of Chapman Road. According to police, Scott Johnson, 21, Warren, was southbound on Page Hollow Road, lost control of his 2001 Ford Ranger, traveled off the west side of the road and struck a tree. Police said Johnson was arrested for being under the influence of alcohol.
Pine Grove Twp.
Crash. Warren-based state police investigated a crash which occurred at 8:35 a.m. on Jan. 25 on Old Russell Road, 787 feet south of an unnamed street. According to police, a 2000 Buick Regal, operated by Ty Christensen, 19, Warren, was traveling south on Akeley Road and was negotiating a left-hand curve when he lost traction and traveled off the southern berm. After leaving the roadway, the front of the vehicle struck a tree and spun in a counter-clockwise direction off the southern berm, striking a wooden fence, and coming to rest facing east. Police said Christensen was charged with driving vehicle at safe speed. The vehicle was towed from the scene.
Hit and run. Nancy Schwanke, Greenbriar Circle, Russell, reported to Warren-based state police that between 4:30 and 6:45 p.m. Jan. 24 an unknown vehicle left the roadway and struck her mailbox, then left the scene. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police or Warren County Crimestoppers.
Crash. Warren-based state police investigated a crash which occurred at 7:40 a.m. on Jan. 24, on Miles Run Road, 394 feet west of Route 6. According to police, a crash occurred when a 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan, operated by Austin Peters, 18, Spring Creek, was traveling east and attempted to negotiate a left curve on the snow-covered roadway causing his car to travel 120 feet off the southern berm before striking a tree. Police said after impact, the car spun 33 feet in a clockwise direction, coming to rest facing south along the berm. Police said Peters was charged with driving vehicle at safe speed.
Endangering welfare of children. Warren-based state police reported that between 10:45 a.m. and 12:03 p.m. on Jan. 4, Barbara L. Sullivan, 48, Warren, was providing care for a two-year-old female child, who sustained a serious injury. Police said Sullivan failed to take the child for immediate medical treatment after the injury. Charges of endangering the welfare of children were filed with District Justice Glenn Carlson’s office.
Sugar Grove Twp.
Criminal mischief. Warren-based state police responded to an incident of criminal mischief on Route 69, south of Sugar Grove Borough, at 8:45 p.m. Jan. 19. According to police, a known juvenile male threw an egg at a vehicle owned by Jacob Borland, Sugar Grove, causing damage to its paint. Police said the incident is under investigation.