On The Record
Crash. Warren-based state police said on March 7 at 3:40 p.m. an unknown driver was traveling west on Hatch Run Road and struck Jolene Ferrie, 45, Warren, as she was walking along the road. Police said the unknown driver turned around and spoke with Ferrie, but they did not exchange information at that time. Police said Ferrie later went to the hospital with apparent minor injury to her arm. The vehicle is described as a gray two-door sedan with damage to the passenger side mirror. Anyone with information is asked to call the state police.
Simple assault. Warren-based state police said on March 10 at 9 pm. a known 39-year-old male got into a verbal altercation in the area of Fagundus Lane, which turned physical when a known female, 36, began hitting the male. The male then grabbed the female by the neck and pinned her against the wall. The known male then punched the known female in the mouth; she suffered several red abrasions on the right side of her neck and a small laceration to her bottom lip. Police said the male was taken into custody and arraigned in front of District Justice Glenn Carlson for charges of simple assault and harassment, then released on $25,000 bail and ordered to have no contact with the female. Charges are pending against the female for harassment with District Justice Cynthia Lindemuth.