Latrobe police report Diane S. Stewart, 50, of Latrobe was cited for public drunkenness after police were called to Excela Health Latrobe Hospital to assist with a highly intoxicated woman allegedly attempting to punch hospital staff on Saturday, Aug. 17.
State police at Greensburg report no one was injured when a 2013 Mack Trucks 600 driven by Rashawn D. Ford, 32, of Philadelphia was turning from Route 982 to Route 130 in Unity Township and left the south side of the roadway, driving directly over a concrete stormwater culvert, causing the concrete to break off and damaging the truck’s trailer at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17.
State police at Kiski Valley report Nicholas Michael Hill, 29, and Christina Marie Ciampanelli, 33, both of Salem Township, are accused of simple assault and harassment after allegedly engaging in a physical altercation with each other Tuesday, Aug. 13, on Little Acres Lane in Salem Township.
State police at Indiana report no one was injured when a 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser driven north on Route 954 in Brush Valley Township by Shirley M. Bugay, 32, of Seward lost its front passenger-side wheel while rounding a downhill left curve in the roadway near Snyder Road at 10:18 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12.
State police at Kiski Valley report charges of DUI, drug possession and traffic offenses are pending against an unnamed woman after troopers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle she was driving on Route 286 West near its intersection with Dogwood Drive in Loyalhanna Township at 9:32 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9. According to police, the woman was impaired and incapable of safe driving, and police found her in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
State police at Greensburg report no one was injured when a 2003 Dodge Ram 2500 driven by Anthony F. Troy, 64, of Jeannette, struck an unattended 2019 Nissan Versa as he “carelessly attempted to park” next to it in the parking lot of the Walmart store in Greengate Centre Plaza at 12:05 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, and pulled through the adjacent parking space.
State police at Indiana report a 42-year-old Vintondale woman is under investigation after troopers discovered a suspected “one-pot” methamphetamine laboratory and items related to the manufacture of methamphetamine Wednesday at a home in East Wheatfield Township.
State police at Greensburg report James R. Frantz, 66, was accused of DUI after troopers were dispatched to reports of an erratic driver on the 3800 block of Route 30 West in Unity Township between 9 and 9:42 a.m. July 21.
State police at Greensburg report between 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, and 8:45 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, someone broke into the Rocky Mountain Kayaks business along Arona Road in New Stanton and stole money from the cash drawer.
State police at Indiana report at 7:42 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, that a 43-year-old Clarksburg woman and a 35-year-old Saltsburg man were found in a home along Ash Way in Saltsburg Borough, Indiana County, and indicated that they planned to stay overnight without permission. Both were arrested for criminal trespassing and placed in the Indiana County Jail.
State police at Greensburg report at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, that TACET members uncovered approximately 50 bricks of heroin and a stolen Springfield XD .45-caliber semi-automatic handgun from a 2010 Nissan Altima driven by Khasuante S. Thompson, 24, of Penn Hills during a traffic stop along Interstate 70 at Route 119 in Hempfield Township. Police said the drugs and handgun were found in the roof liner of Thompson’s vehicle; a convicted felon, authorities said he is not permitted to carry or possess a firearm. Police said the drugs, labeled “Blue Fish,” were the equivalent of 2,500 stamp bags. Thompson is facing drugs and firearms charges and is being held in Westmoreland County Prison. Online court documents detailing the charges were unavailable at presstime.